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Chengcheng is a highly skilled researcher in Human-Computer Interaction (HCI), with a Ph.D. from Lancaster University. Her expertise primarily focuses on UX research and design, especially in digital healthcare. Her career, extending over five years, merges HCI, Psychology, and educational roles, showcasing a broad blend of technical knowledge and teaching ability. She is passionate about improving life quality through digital solutions.

Chengcheng has demonstrated a track record of academic publications in the digital mental healthcare research and design area. Her role in academia encompasses teaching and research. She integrates her research findings into her teaching, providing students with contemporary insights into digital healthcare practices. This approach not only informs her lectures but also ensures that her students are well-prepared for the evolving landscape of HCI. Her experience and knowledge serve as valuable resources for students and colleagues alike.

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Year Qualification Awarding body
2023 PhD in Computer Science Lancaster University
2017 Mc in HCI (Computer Science) KTH Royal Institute of Technology
2017 Msc in HCI (Computer Science) University of Paris-Sud

Honors and awards

Year Description

Chengcheng was awarded the Sklodowska-Curie ITN Early Stage Researcher grant for her Ph.D. studies. This prestigious European funding program supports researchers at the beginning of their careers, emphasising innovative training and skill development in scientific research. This grant recognises Chengcheng's potential and dedication in her field of study.


Chengcheng was honored with a Best Paper Honourable Mention for a collaborative project, a notable achievement in her field. This recognition underscores her commitment to impactful research in Human-Computer Interaction (HCI).


Areas of teaching

  • Human-Computer Interaction
  • UX Research
  • UX Design
  • Digital Healthcare Applications
  • User-Centred Design
  • Research Methodologies in HCI

Courses taught

  • User Experience Design MA

Professional Engagement

Engagement with professional associations and societies

Reviewer. 2018-present

  • ACM Designing Interactive Systems (DIS 2021)
  • ACM CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI) 2021
  • ACM CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI) 2020
  • ACM CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI) 2018

Student volunteer. 2018 

  • 31st ACM User Interface Software and Technology Symposium (UIST).