Students will engage in research that integrates theories from various fields, including (but not limited to) social computing, human computer interaction, games and learning sciences.
Students will be prepared for careers in:
- academia (in departments such as information sciences, computing, design, learning sciences),
- industry research labs (like Google, Motorola Labs, Lucent Technologies, IBM), and
- government and civic organizations (e.g., OpenCivic, City of Chicago, Data & Society).