Jacob O. Wobbrock
Biography
Jacob O. Wobbrock is a Professor in The Information at the University of Washington and a Co-Director of CREATE, the Center for Research and Education on Accessible Technology & Experiences. His research seeks to understand people's experiences of computers and information, and to improve those experiences by inventing new interactive technologies. His specific research interests include input & interaction techniques, HCI research & design methods, mobile computing, and accessible computing. He is the winner of the 2017 ACM SIGCHI Social Impact Award and the 2019 SIGACCESS ASSETS Paper Impact Award. He was inducted into the ACM CHI Academy in 2019.