Katie-WebsiteI am an associate professor in Informatics, the Director of Informatics Undergraduate Studies, and the ProHealth Director of Graduate Studies at Indiana University – Bloomington.  I am interested in integrating pervasive technologies in health and wellness environments to study how technology affects interventions. My research interests include human computer interaction, ubiquitous computing, and health informatics. Prior to returning to IU, I led the Wellness Innovation and Interaction Lab. (Formal Bio).

Office Hours: Wednesdays and Fridays 4-5pm in Teter Maker Space (FE130); Need to find me otherwise? I’m usually in Info 260 [my office], Informatics Makerspaces [Info East 1st Floor], or Teter FE130.

Study and Research Opportunities

  • Researchers looking for women (18 and older) who are in their third trimester and have an Apple or Android smartphone. If interested email ckresnye – at – iu.edu
  • Two funded Ph.D. positions up to 2-3 years to develop toolkits to deploy with older adults in rural, suburban, and urban areas. Potential candidates must be interested in learning quickly or experienced with maker technology (Arduino, BLE and/or wifi). Potential candidates must be willing or experienced in user study facilitation. Candidates are expected to have a U.S. driver’s license or willing to obtain one quickly. Candidates must be able to write proficiently in English, provide a writing sample, and be willing to work on scholarly publications. Contact Professor Katie Siek with your CV, website with portfolio documenting your experience, and sample of your *own* writing.

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Contact Information

Katie A. Siek, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Indiana University
919 E. 10th Street
Bloomington, IN 47408 USA
email: ksiek – at – indiana.edu
office: (812) 856-0598
fax: (812) 856-5754
skype: katiesiek
My office is located at Informatics East (Connector), Room 260. Parking information is available here


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