Jacob Gaboury 2023 HCI History Award Winner

01 Jun, 2023

Jacob Gaboury 2023 HCI History Award Winner

The Annual CBI Ben Shneiderman Award in Human-Computer Interaction History recognizes excellence in advancing the history/social study of HCI. The principal award is for a published book, article, documentary, podcast, website, or other media on HCI’s past and this year was awarded to Jacob Gaboury for Image Objects!

Jacob Gaboury works in the areas of digital media, visual culture, media archaeology, and queer theory. His teaching and research interests include 20th century histories of technology and computation, queer and feminist science and technology studies, computer graphics and digital game studies, and the intersection of contemporary art and technology. Prior to joining the faculty at UC Berkeley, Jacob Gaboury was an Assistant Professor of Digital Media and Visual Culture at Stony Brook University and a Postdoctoral Fellow at the Max Planck Institute for the History of Science in Berlin. He received his Ph.D. from New York University’s Department of Media, Culture, and Communication, and his MA from New York University’s Department of Cinema Studies.

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