I joined the University of St Andrews as Professor in the Chair of Human Computer Interaction in July of 2010. Prior to this I was an Associate Professor
and Director of the HITLab Australia in the University of Tasmania. I spent almost five years before this as a College Lecturer
in the University College Dublin in Ireland where I moved in 2005. Before this I was a Senior Research Fellow
in the University of Sydney Australia, a position I started in 2002. In 2001 I was a Visiting Researcher
with MERL research labs in the USA. In 1999 I joined the University of Newcastle Australia as an Associate Lecturer
and before this I was a Research Intern
(during my PhD) in 1998 with Semantic Designs in Austin Texas. From 1995 until 1997 I was an ALT
on the JET Program in Hizen-Cho Japan. During my college years I worked in Ireland, Germany and the USA in various roles including as a software engineer, purchasing assistant and store manager.