Real World Matters – Perspective and its implication when designing for others
Dr. sc.nat. Christopher Lueg is Professor of Computing at the University of Tasmania (Australia) where he established the 'Information and Interaction' research group. He is also a Research Fellow of the Graduate School of Library and Information Science at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC) for 2009-2012. Christopher's research interests tend to manifest at the intersection of computer science, information science and cognitive science. He is teaching and researching in areas including human-computer interaction (HCI), computer-supported cooperative work (CSCW), ubiquitous computing and context awareness, human information behavior and online communities. He edited (with Danyel Fisher, Microsoft Research) the book 'From Usenet to CoWebs: Interacting with Social Information Spaces' published by Springer in the CSCW series. His research students made him drink a Funky Monkey at Oomph.