Sean A. Munson

Sean Munson. Photo by Tanya Rabourn

I am an Associate Professor at the University of Washington's Department of Human Centered Design & Engineering. Working primarily on challenges of health, wellbeing, and exposure to diverse information, I design and evaluate techniques for helping people make sense of data about themselves and the world around them.

In addition to my research and teaching, I direct the HCDE PhD program, chair the HCI+D Interdisciplinary Faculty Group, am a member of the DUB group, and am methods co-director for the UW Alacrity Center.

I have many great collaborators, including PhD students Elena Agapie, Lucas Colusso, Arpita, Jessica Schroeder, Kai Lukoff, Sam Kolovson, Calvin Liang, and Susanne Kirchner.

Alumni include Christina Chung and Daniel Epstein.

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smunson at uw dot edu
423B Sieg Hall
Campus Box 352315

Seattle, WA 98195

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