Selected Research

Selected Conference Presentations

Galusca, R, and Kristin Shirkey. UX for Social Change: Re-deploying UX Methodologies for Social Justice. MWUX 19: Reframe Reality. Grand Rapids, MI. October 10-12,  2019. (Watch the Presentation)

Galusca, R, and Joyojeet Pal. “The Rise of the Social Media Politician: The cases of Narendra Modi and Klaus Iohannis.” International Communication Association. San Diego, CA, May 25-29, 2017.

Dillahunt, Tawanna, A. Israni, S. Erete, D. Nacu, R. Galusca, P. Sengers. “Reflections on Design Methods for Underserved Communities.” Computer-Supported Cooperative Work and Social Computing (CSCW). Portland, OR, February 25-March 1, 2017.

Round Table, “Affective Networks, Political Organizing & Embodiment Online.” National Women’s Studies Association. Milwaukee, WI,  November 12-15, 2015.

“Ethical Design and Social Change in Social Justice Games.” ECREA 2015: Political Agency in the Digital Age. Media, Participation and Democracy. Copenhagen, Denmark, October 9-10, 2015.

(Roundtable with Rachel Afi Quinn) “Twitter Politics: Doing Social Activism in the Age of New Media.” Future of Minority Studies Annual Symposium, Atlanta, GA, 14-16 September 2012.

Presentation Videos

UX for Social Change: Re-deploying UX Methodologies for Social Justice
Galusca, R, and Kristin Shirkey