Advancing excellence through faculty diversity

Kathryn E. Ringland

Education:

B.S., Psychology, Washington State University Vancouver; Ph.D., Informatics, University of California, Irvine

Dissertation:

Playful Places in Online Playgrounds: An Ethnography of a Minecraft Virtual World for Children with Autism

Thesis Advisor:

Gillian R. Hayes, Professor of Informatics, University of California, Irvine

Research Topic:

Understanding how technology can mediate care and support for marginalized communities

Mentor:

Sri Kurniawan, Professor of Computational Media, University of California, Santa Cruz

Current Position:

President’s Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Computational Media, University of California, Santa Cruz

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