Jay Chen - Research - Teaching


Principal Investigator
ICSI
1947 Center Street, Ste. 600
Berkeley, CA 94704
jchen AT icsi.berkeley.edu

Latest

July 1, 2020
Moving to ICSI in the Fall!
Dec 12, 2019
"An Empirical Comparison of Technologically Mediated Advertising in Under-connected Populations" (Honorable Mention) accepted to CHI 2020 in Honolulu, USA.
July 3-5, 2019
Organizing COMPASS 2019 in Accra, Ghana.
June 10-11, 2019
Organizing LIMITS 2019 in Lappeenranta, Finland.
Dec 29, 2018
"Everyone Has Some Personal Stuff": Designing to Support Digital Privacy with Shared Mobile Phone Use in Bangladesh accepted to CHI 2019.
Sept 30, 2018
Computing within Limits published in October issue of Communications of the ACM.
Sept 1, 2018
"Taming the Amazon: The Domestication of Online Shopping in Bangalore, India" accepted to ICTD.
I have recently moved to Berkeley's International Computer Science Institute (ICSI). Previously, I was an assistant professor at NYU Abu Dhabi. My research is in the area of information and communication technologies for development (ICTD), at the intersection of technical systems and social systems. My work focuses on human-computer interaction and systems building applied to societal problems.

My recent papers include:
A full list of my publications is available here.

Opportunities

I am always interested in working with talented PhD students, research assistants, and interns (summer or off-cycle). If you have a combination of creativity, self-motivation, and strong technical skills send your CV and a cover letter to jchen AT icsi.berkeley.edu.