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  • Member of the ACM.
Internal Activities
  1. School level: Deputy Head of School, School of Computer Science, University of St Andrews, 2015 -
  2. School level: Director of the St Andrews Computer Human Interaction (SACHI) Research Group  2011 -
  3. School level: Impact Coordinator 2016 -
  4. University level: St Andrews Business Ventures Group Committee member 2015 -
Current External Activities
  1. ACM SIGCHI Vice President of Conferences: ACM SIGCHI, 2016 -
  2. Member: MobileHCI Steering Committee, 2014 -
  3. Board Member: ScotlandIS the trade body for the digital technologies industry in Scotland, 2015 -
  4. Associate Editor for the  Proceedings of the ACM on Interactive, Mobile, Wearable and Ubiquitous Technologies (IMWUT) 2017 -
  5. Associate Editor for the International Journal of People-Oriented Programming - IJPOP, 2011 -
  6. Member of the EPSRC Peer Review College, 2011 -
Occasional External Activities 
  1. EPSRC: Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) Prioritisation Panel
  2. K1 Center Reviewer: The Austrian Research Promotion Agency (FFG)
  3. Grant Reviewer: Swiss National Science Foundation (SNSF) 
  4. Grant Reviewer: Enterprise Ireland 
  5. Grant Reviewer: EPSRC UK (Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council) 
  6. Grant Reviewer: NSERC Canada (Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada)
  7. Grant Reviewer: Research Foundation Flanders (FWO) - Belgium
  8. Grant Reviewer: NDRC Ireland (National Digital Research Centre) 
  9. E.W.R. Steacie Memorial Fellowship Reviewer: Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC)
  10. Engineering Grant Panelist: Foundation for Science and the Technology Portugal (Fundaão para a Ciência e a Tecnologia) 
  11. External Thesis Examiner: The University of Lancaster, UK
  12. External Thesis Examiner: The University of New South Wales, Australia
  13. External Thesis Examiner: Australian National University, Australia
  14. External Thesis Examiner: University of Sydney, Australia
  15. External Thesis Examiner: Trinity College Dublin, Ireland
  16. Journal Reviewer: ACM Transactions on Database Systems
  17. Journal ReviewerACM Transactions on Interactive Intelligent Systems
  18. Journal Reviewer: Pervasive and Mobile Computing
  19. Journal Reviewer: International Journal of Computers and Applications
  20. Journal Reviewer: Software, Practice and Experience
  21. Journal Reviewer: Information Visualization
  22. Journal Reviewer: The Computer Journal, Oxford University Press
  23. Journal Reviewer: The International Journal of Human Computer Interaction IJHCI
  24. Referee: Rutherford Discovery Fellowships, The Royal Society of New Zealand
  25. Senior Member Referee: IEEE
  26. Senior Member Referee: ACM

Past Activities

  1. Adjunct Chair for Specialized Conferences: ACM SIGCHI, 2015 - 2016
  2. Chair: MobileHCI Steering Committee, 2014 - 2016
  3. Fellow of the British Computer Society (BCS) and Chartered IT Professional
  4. University level: St Andrews Knowledge Exchange (StAKE) Group Committee member 2014 - 2015
  5. University level: University of St Andrews' Teaching and Research Ethics Committee member (UTREC) 2011 - 2015
  6. External Examiner: University of Limerick (Ireland), 2015
  7. Editor-in-Chief: Journal Computers
  8. Acting Director of Research, School of Computer Science, University of St Andrews, 2015
  9. Science/Medicine Promotions Panel, University of St Andrews, 2014
  10. Deputy Director and Director for Knowledge Exchange, Scottish Informatics and Computer Science Alliance (Aug 2012 - Aug 2014)
  11. Chair of the board AspeKT (Scottish Funding Council/Scottish Enterprise) SICSA/Informatics Ventures program (Aug 2012 - Aug 2014)
  12. External Examiner for MSc courses in the Computer Science department of Heriot-Watt University 2010 - 2013
  13. External member of the IDEAS Research Institute executive committee in Robert Gordon University Scotland 2010 - 2013
  14. Scottish Chair of the BCS Interaction Specialist Group 2010 - 2013
  15. Member of the School of Computer Science Teaching and Learning Committee 2010-2013
  16. Committee Member: Joint Steering Committee for UbiComp and Pervasive (formerly Pervasive SC) 2006-2013
  17. Board of Experts Member for the Bridging Research in Ageing and ICT development - EU FP7 Coordinating Action (2010-2013)
  18. Theme Leader: SICSA Multimodal Interaction theme 2011-2012
  19. Chair of Steering Committee for the International Conference Series on Pervasive Computing (PERVASIVE)
  20. Secretary/TreasurerSIGCHI Ireland Chapter 
  21. Principal Investigator: Technology Platform TRIL Centre (Technology Research for Independent Living) 
  22. Member: ERCIM Working Group "User Interfaces for All"
  23. TTP Strand Representative: TRIL Centre, Communications Committee [ External Link ]
  24. Core Member: ARC Research Network in Enterprise Information Infrastructure
  25. Associate Member  ARC/NHMRC Research Network in Ageing Well
  26. TEDx licensee (organiser): TEDxDublin I and TEDxTasmania I
  27. Senior Member of the IEEE
  28. Editorial Board member of the JPCC - International Journal of Pervasive Computing and Communications


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