YAO LYU

lyuisyao@outlook.com / yml5549@psu.edu

EDUCATION

Pennsylvania State University, State College, PA, US

  • PhD in Informatics (2020 - now)

Central China Normal University, Wuhan, China

  • Master of Science in Information Science (2018)

University of Turku, Turku, Finland

  • Master of Science in Information System Science (2018)

Beijing Jiaotong University, Beijing, China

  • Bachelor of Engineering in Civil Engineering (2014)

RESEARCH INTERESTS & SKILLS

  • Research Interests: Human-Computer Interaction, Computer-Supported Cooperative Work, Qualitative Research, Surveillance and Privacy, Crisis Informatics.

  • Skills: Data Collection (Interview, Survey); Data Analysis (Nvivo, SPSS, SmartPLS); UX evaluation (Usability Test, Competitive Analysis).

PUBLICATIONS

Conference Proceedings (Peer Reviewed)

  • Yao Lyu, Juan Xie, and Bingbing Xie. 2020. The Attitudes of Chinese Online Users Towards Movie Piracy: A Content Analysis. International Conference on Information: 169–185. (Acceptance rate: 30%)

SERVICES

Conference reviewer

  • CHI 2021

  • CSCW 2020 June

  • ASIS&T 2020

WORK EXPERIENCE

Research Assistant, College of Information Sciences and Technology, Penn State University

  • Data Collection (Interview), Data Analysis (Thematic Analysis), Literature Review for qualitative studies in HCI

Research Assistant, School of Information, Florida State University

  • Data Collection (Interview), Data Analysis (Thematic Analysis), Literature Review for qualitative studies in HCI and IoT

Graduate Assistant, Innovation Hub, Florida State University

  • Provide assistance to FSU students in adopting innovative technology

Teaching Assistant, School of Information, Florida State University

  • Graduate level course “Information Science”

Teaching Assistant, School of Information Management, Central China Normal University

  • Graduate level course “Information Organization and Retrieval”

HONOR

  • Overseas Exchange Student Scholarship, Central China Normal University (2016, 2017)

  • Second Class Academic Scholarship, Central China Normal University (2015-2018)