Dr Michael Crabb appointed prominent role at The Scottish Informatic and Computer Science Alliance
Published on 30 October 2020
Dr Michael Crabb from the University of Dundee’s Computing department has been appointed to the role of Human Computer Interaction Theme Lead of The Scottish Informatic and Computer Science Alliance (SICSA).
SICSA is the Scottish Funding Council Research Pool in Informatics and Computer Science. Its goal is to cohere the Scottish Informatics and Computer Science research communities to help increase critical mass and to enable cooperation in research, teaching and Knowledge Exchange.
Michael’s new role will be to coordinate activities within each of the SICSA themes and develop coherent communities in these areas.
Dr Michael Crabb
The SICSA Human Computer Interaction Theme encompasses over 36 individual research groups at twelve Scottish universities.
Among the activities carried out each year are workshops, all-hands meetings with external speakers and group presentations, and a yearly showcase event to highlight Scottish research contributions that are presented at the ACM Computer Human Interaction Conference.