Dr. Shneiderman receiving the IEEE Distinguished Literary Contribution Award for "Leonardo's Laptop," at the HCIL Open House; the award was presented by Daniel Benigni of the IEEE.
Photo by Sharmon Kollet, taken on June 4, 2004.
Ben A. Shneiderman
Personal Webpage: http://www.cs.umd.edu/~ben/
Field Committee: Software Engineering/Programming Languages/HCI
– Ph.D.: State University of New York at Stonybrook, 1973
– Assoc. Professor 1979-1989
– Professor 1989-,
– Honorary Doctorate of Science, University of Guelph, Canada, 1995
– Director, Human-Computer Interaction Laboratory, UMIACS 1983-2000
– Fellow, Association for Computing Machinery (ACM), 1997
– Fellow, American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), 2001
– Making a Difference Award, 2001 ACM SIGCAS (Special Interest Group on Computers
– Lifetime Achievement Award, 2001 ACMSIGCHI (Special Interest Group on Human