I am a PhD student in Human-Computer Interaction.

I want to see if and how visual communication, especially drawing, can help people share difficult experiences online and help stimulate discourse as well as create a richer culture of exchange.

You can find out more in the Research section as well as in the Publications section.

I am interested in:

  • collaboration in virtual environments
  • (visual) representation of knowledge, information and data
  • interaction & interactivity concepts and models

as well as

  • digital games, virtual worlds, agents, avatars
  • identity, self, personality, emotions
  • human-robot interaction (social communication)
  • research ethics


  • graphic facilitation
  • graphic design
  • comics, cartoons, graphic novels
  • board & video games
  • arts & crafts
  • singing
  • yoga