Anind Dey was promoted to Charles M. Geschke Director of the Human-Computer Interaction Institute (HCII)

November 6, 2014

Randal E. Bryant, dean of the Carnegie Mellon University School of Computer Science, has appointed Anind K. Dey as the new Charles M. Geschke Director of the Human-Computer Interaction Institute (HCII), where he has been a faculty member since 2005. He succeeds Justine Cassell, who has assumed the position of associate vice provost of technology strategy and impact for the university. She remains on the HCII faculty. In his research, Dey uses sensors and mobile technology to develop tools and techniques for understanding and modeling human behavior, primarily within the domains of health, automotive, sustainability and education.