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Dr

Dana McKay

Lecturer
human computer interaction
technology
science & technology
computer science
computer science, information systems
information science & library science
digital libraries
computer science, theory & methods
users
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Dr

Dana McKay

 
Division
Engineering
 
Primary Interest
Information Interaction And Use
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Dr

Dana McKay

 

Dana has a longstanding interest in how people find, use and interact with information. The primary goals of her research are to make it easier for information seekers to find the best information for them at the time when they need it.

Dana has a long publication history in this field, but also considerable practical experience, having worked as a user experience expert in an academic library for ten years.

Scholarly Works

Displaying the 45 most recent scholarly works by Dana McKay.

Honours, Awards and Fellowships

2017

University of Melbourne Research Scholarship

2017

For 'Slide Over Here: The Various Adjacencies of Co-borrowed Ebooks', with George Buchanan

CHIIR organising committee

2017

SIGIR Travel Scholarship

2016

Google PhD Fellowship in HCI

Google

2010

for What's my name again?: sociotechnical considerations for author name management in research databases', with Silvia Sanchez and Rebecca Parker

Gitte Lindgaard award for Best Paper at OzCHI

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Awards

Credentials

Positions


Lecturer

Computing And Information Systems

Casual

Computing And Information Systems

Asscoiate Member Of The Human Factors And Ergonomics Society Of Australia

Human Factors and Ergonotmics Society of Australia

Education


Doctor of Philospphy

University of Melbourne

Masters of Science with Honours

The University of Waikato