Allison Siegel, Undergraduate

Allison Siegel Allison Siegel is a junior studying Economics and Information Science at UMD. Ms. Siegel is involved with the communications team, Expert Research team, and Learning Analytics team. Her…

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Amanda Hughes, PhD

Amanda Hughes, PhD Assistant Professor of Information Technology and Cybersecurity where she teaches classes on human-computer interaction, disaster response, and social media analytics. She will serve as a content expert…

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Justin Giboney, PhD

Justin Giboney, PhD Assistant Professor of Information Technology and Cybersecurity where he teaches classes on cybersecurity, including both human and technical aspects. He will serve as a content expert to…

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Jon Balzotti, PhD

Jon Balzotti, PhD Assistant Professor of Technical Writing with extensive experience designing immersive STEM simulations alongside Dr. Hansen. He will help design the PCS architecture and game mechanics, technical writing…

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Jason K McDonald, PhD

Jason K McDonald, PhD Assistant Professor of Instructional Psychology & Technology with professional film production and educational design experience. He will oversee the development of multimedia artifacts including videos, photographs,…

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Katherine Izsak, PhD

Katherine Izsak, PhD Director of Academic Programs and Lecturer. She is the author of States of Emergency: Responding to Terrorist Attacks and Other Disasters (Izsac, 2018). She previously led Undergraduate…

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Elizabeth Bonsignore, PhD

Elizabeth Bonsignore, PhD Assistant Research Scientist and Director of KidsTeam, an intergenerational team designs new technologies for youth. She is an expert in participatory design methods that support the development…

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