Patrick Carrington

Patrick Carrington
Assistant Professor
Affiliation: Human-Computer Interaction Institute

Research Focus/Background:

I am an Assistant Professor in the HCII in the School of Computer Science at Carnegie Mellon University. I direct the AXLE Lab where our research focuses on designing systems to support people with diverse abilities. I study mobile and wearable technology, build assistive devices, and explore how technology can support empowerment, independence, and improved quality of life. I received my Ph.D. in Human-Centered Computing from the University of Maryland, Baltimore County, in 2017.

Problem/goals to address as part of CERES: 

We’ll be working on research in edtech, computer science education, and accessibility.

Location of Research Projects: 

Pittsburgh, PA, USA

When Not Working:

Playing basketball, video games, listening to music, and cooking with/for my family.