About


Profile:

  • born in Sopot (Poland), in 1956
  • Full Professor in economic sciences, with focus on Human-Computer Interaction and User-Centred Design
  • Dr.Sc. Econ. (habilitation) in economics/management,  from Wrocław University od Economics, 2001
  • PhD in Technical sciences from Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Budapest 1991
  • major research areas:
    • Human-Computer Interaction,
    • quality and usability of interactive systems,
    • User Experience in on-line services
    • User-Centred Design and Design Thinking in IT projects

Sylwetka:

  • ur. w Sopocie, w 1956r.
  • profesor nauk ekonomicznych, specjalizacja w zakresie ergonomii systemów IT oraz zarządzania jakością w projektach IT
  • habilitacja w dziedzinie nauk ekonomicznych, w dyscyplinie nauk o zarządzaniu, Uniwersytet Ekonomiczny we Wrocławiu, 2001r.
  • doktorat z nauk technicznych w Węgierskiej Akademii Nauk w Budapeszczie, 1991r.
  • główne obszary badań:
    • interakcja człowiek-komputer,
    • jakość i użyteczność systemów interaktywnych,
    • User Experience w usługach on-line
    • User-Centred Design i Design Thinking w projektach IT


Recent activities:

  • Department Head: Ergonomics and Maintenance Dept., 1991-1999, 2002-2014 – Faculty of Management and Economics, Gdansk University of Technology, Gdansk, Poland
  • member of the PhD Programme Committee, Faculty of Management and Economics, Gdansk University of Technology, Gdansk, Poland
  • representative of Poland in IFIP International Federation of Information Processing Technical Committee “Human-Computer Interaction” IFIP TC 13
  • organizer of annual international conference MIDI – Multimedia, Interaction, Design and Innovation (since 2013)
  • organizer of TAMODIA 2005 International Workshop, Gdansk, Poland

Invited lectures and short-term study visits:

  • 2015: Harvard University, School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Cambridge (MA)
  • 2012: Czech Technical University, Department of Computer Graphics and Interaction, Prague, Czech Republic
  • 2012: European University Cyprus, School of Science, Cyprus
  • 2011: University of Heidelberg, Insititute of Psychology

Research fellowships:

  • 2000: University of Heidelberg, Institute of Psychology, Heidelberg, Germany
  • 2000: Eindhoven University of Technology, IPO Center for User-System Interaction, Eindhoven, The Netherlands
  • 1998: Swiss Federal University of Technology ETH-IHA, Zurich, Switzerland
  • 1995: German National Research Center for Information Technology GMD-FIT, St. Augustin, Germany

Program Committee member and reviewer for:

  • European Conference of Cognitive Ergonomics – 2010
  • Knowledge Management, Learning, Information Technology KM Conference – 2014, 2015
  • IEASTED Conferences

 Membership in:

  • Accociation for Computing Machinery ACM
  • Polish Information Processing Society PTI
  • European Association of Cognitive Ergonomics EACE
  • European Safety and Reliability Association  ESRA
Updated: 30 May 2015