Department Of Computer Science
Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS)
Phone: +92 42 35608000
I am an Assistant Professor at the Lahore University of Management Sciences. My research interests are Human Computer Interaction and Information Communication Technologies for Development.
One main stream of my work is in understanding human perception and cognition to create immersive environments. My second stream of work focuses on engaging feminist perspectives and approaches towards designing technologies for/with underserved communities, particularly in patriarchal contexts.
- I have multiple openings in my lab for Research Assistant and Associate positions. If you're interested please drop me an email!
- Our paper on Designing Digital Safe Spaces For Peer Support and Connectivity in Patriarchal Contexts has been accepted to CSCW 2020!
- Gave a talk at Google about my work on the Gendered Design of Technologies in patriarchal contexts.
- We recently organised the first ever Islamic HCI workshop virtually!
- Our paper on Patriarchy and Social Media: Women Only Facebook Groups as Safe Spaces for Support Seeking in Pakistan has been accepted to ICTD 2020.
- Our paper on Patriarchy, Maternal Health and Spiritual Healing: Designing Maternal Health Interventions in Pakistan has been accepted to CHI 2020!