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Patrick C. Shih

Assistant Professor Informatics East 259 Department of Informatics Indiana University Bloomington Bloomington, IN 47408 patshih@indiana.edu +1 (812) 856-4022

News

  • “Symposium highlights study of perspectives on Vietnam War.” SICE News. August 9, 2018.
  • “How to Make Sure Your Activity Tracker Isn’t a Waste of Money.” PolicyGenius. January 12, 2018.
  • “Two IGI Global Titles Receive Awards.” IGI Global News. June 8, 2017.
  • “[인천 실향민 70명 임진각 방문] ‘고향땅 저 앞인데… 왜 갈 수 없나.’ ” Gyeongin Daily, Gyeonggi-do, South Korea. May 26, 2017.
  • “Smartphone Apps Help Geographical Communities – and Pets.” Center for Computer-Mediated Communication. November 11, 2016.
  • “Faculty, students at IU Bloomington receive grants for international research, teaching.” IU Newsroom. February 3, 2016.
  • “Patrick Shih receives Mellon Innovating International Research, Teaching and Collaboration Fellowship.” SICE News. January 22, 2016.
  • “ILS Welcomes Three New Faculty.” SICE News. July 30, 2015.

Teaching

Services

Conference, Symposium, Workshop, and Panel Chair

Program Chair

Journal Editorial Review Board

Conference Program Committee

Grant Reviewer

Journal Paper Reviewer

Conference Paper Reviewer

[* Special Recognitions for Exceptional Reviews]

Doctoral Consortium Committee

Marketing and Communication Committee

Publicity Chair

Proceedings Chair

Session Chair

Student Volunteer Chair

About Me

I am an Assistant Professor of Informatics in the School of Informatics, Computing, and Engineering at Indiana University Bloomington. I direct the Societal Computing Lab (SoCo Lab). I am also an affiliated faculty of the Center for the Integrative Study of Animal Behavior (CISAB), the Indiana University Network Science Institute (IUNI), the Institute of Digital Arts and Humanities (IDAH), the Center for Computer-Mediated Communication (CCMC), the Center of Excellence for Women in Technology (CEWiT), and the Institute for Software Research (ISR) at the University of California, Irvine.

My research focuses on the study of sociotechnical systems and mechanisms to enhance physical and mental wellbeing and to facilitate civic engagement and environmental stewardship. I utilize mixed methods approaches to tackle research problems in online and geographic communities. Specifically, my current research focuses on leveraging the awareness of individual and community activities embedded in sensor technologies, smart devices, social media, and online forums in the design, prototyping, and deployment of novel personal health informatics interfaces and civic engagement platforms.

Prior to joining IUB, I was a Research Associate and Lecturer in the College of Information Sciences and Technology at Penn State. I received my Ph.D. in Information and Computer Science from UC Irvine, where I was a Chancellor's Fellow, my M.S. in Information Networking from Carnegie Mellon University, and my B.S. in Computer Science and Engineering from UCLA. I have also worked at Microsoft Research and IBM Research.

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Publications

Journal Papers

  • Shengnan Yang, Pei-Ying Chen, Patrick C. Shih, Jeffrey Bardzell, and Shaowen Bardzell. 2017. Cross-Strait Frenemies: Chinese Netizens VPN in to Facebook Taiwan. Proceedings of the ACM on Human-Computer Interaction 1, CSCW, Article 115 (Nov. 2017), 22 pages.
  • John M. Carroll, Patrick C. Shih, Kyungsik Han, and Jessica Kropczynski. 2017. Coordinating community cooperation: Integrating timebanks and nonprofit volunteering by design. International Journal of Design 11, 1 (Apr. 2017), 53-61. ISSN: 1991-3761.
  • Jonathan K. Nelson and Patrick C. Shih. 2017. CompanionViz: Mediated platform for gauging canine health and enhancing human-pet interactions. International Journal of Human-Computer Studies 98 (Feb. 2017), 169-178. doi:10.1016/j.ijhcs.2016.04.002
  • Chase McCoy and Patrick C. Shih. 2016. Teachers as producers of data analytics: A case study of a teacher-focused educational data science program. Journal of Learning Analytics 3, 3 (Dec. 2016), 193-214. doi:10.18608/jla.2016.33.10
  • Kyungsik Han, Patrick C. Shih, Mary Beth Rosson, and John M. Carroll. 2016. Understanding local community attachment, engagement and social supported networks mediated by mobile technology. Interacting with Computers 28, 3 (May 2016), 220-237. doi:10.1093/iwc/iwu040
  • John M. Carroll, Yu Wu, Patrick C. Shih, and Saijing Zheng. 2016. Re-appropriating a Question/Answer system to support dialectical constructivist learning activity. Educational Technology Research and Development 64, 1 (Feb. 2016), 137-156. doi:10.1007/s11423-015-9405-6
  • Jing Wang, Patrick C. Shih, Yu Wu, and John M. Carroll. 2015. Comparative case studies of open source software peer review practices. Information and Software Technology 67 (Nov. 2015), 1-12. doi:10.1016/j.infsof.2015.06.002
  • Shih., P. C., Kyungsik Han, and John M. Carroll. 2015. Using social multimedia content to inform emergency planning and management of recurring and cyclical events in local communities. Journal of Homeland Security and Emergency Management 12, 3 (Sep. 2015), 627-652. doi:10.1515/jhsem-2014-0071
  • Jing Wang, Patrick C. Shih, and John M. Carroll. 2015. Life after weight loss: Design implications for community-based long-term weight management. Computer Supported Cooperative Work 24, 4 (Aug. 2015), 353-384. doi:10.1007/s10606-015-9226-5
  • John M. Carroll, Patrick C. Shih, and Jessica Kropczynski. 2015. Community informatics as innovation in sociotechnical infrastructures. Journal of Community Informatics 11, 2 (Jun. 2015), 17 pages. ISSN: 1712-4441.
  • Kyungsik Han, Patrick C. Shih, Victoria Bellotti, and John M. Carroll. 2015. It’s time there was an app for that too: A usability study of mobile timebanking. International Journal of Mobile Human-Computer Interaction 7, 2 (Jun. 2015), 1-22. doi:10.4018/ijmhci.2015040101
  • Jing Wang, Patrick C. Shih, and John M. Carroll. 2015. Revisiting Linus’s Law: Benefits and challenges of open source software peer review. International Journal of Human-Computer Studies 77 (May 2015), 52-65. doi:10.1016/j.ijhcs.2015.01.005
  • Kyungsik Han, Patrick C. Shih, and John M. Carroll. 2014. Local News Chatter: Augmenting community news by aggregating hyperlocal microblog content in a tag cloud. International Journal of Human-Computer Interaction 30, 12 (Sep. 2014), 1003-1014. doi:10.1080/10447318.2014.925773

Book Chapters

  • Patrick C. Shih. 2018. Beyond Human-in-the-Loop: Empowering End-users with Transparent Machine Learning. In Human and Machine Learning: Visible, Explainable, Trustworthy, and Transparent, Jianlong Zhou and Fang Chen (Eds.). Springer, 37-54.
  • John M. Carroll, Patrick C. Shih, Jessica Kropczynski, Guoray Cai, Mary Beth Rosson, and Kyungsik Han. 2017. The Internet of places at community-Scale: Design scenarios for hyperlocal neighborhood. In Enriching Urban Spaces with Ambient Computing, the Internet of Things, and Smart City Design, Shin’ichi Konomi and George Roussos (Eds.). IGI Global, 1-24.
  • Joslenne Pena, Patrick C. Shih, and Mary Beth Rosson. 2016. Instructors as end-user developers: Technology usage opportunities in the inverted classroom. In Handbook of Applied Learning Theory and Design in Modern Education, Elena Railean, Gabriela Walker, Atilla Elçi, and Liz Jackson (Eds.). IGI Glocal, 560-571. [European Exhibition of Creativity and Innovation Conference (Euroinvent) Silver Medal Award].
  • John M. Carroll, Patrick C. Shih, Blane Hoffman, Jing Wang, and Kyungsik Han. 2014. Presence and hyperpresence: Implications for community awareness. In Interacting with Presence: HCI and the Sense of Presence in Computer-Mediated Environments Giuseppe Riva, John Waterworth, and Dianne Murray (Eds.). De Gruyter Open, 70-82.

Proceedings

  • Starr Roxanne Hiltz, Mark S. Pfaff, Linda Plotnick, and Patrick C. Shih (Eds.). ISCRAM 2014 Conference Proceedings Book of Papers – 11th International Conference on Information Systems for Crisis Response and Management. The Pennsylvania State University, State College, PA. ISBN 978-0-692-21194-6.

Conference Papers

  • Patrick C. Shih and Ronald Osgood. 2018. Vietnam War Stories: Stories from All Sides. In Proceedings of the Digital Heritage International Congress (DH '18). IEEE Press.
  • Tom Ongwere, Gabrielle Cantor, Ramirez Sergio, Patrick C. Shih, James Clawson, and Kay Connelly. 2018. Design Hotspots for Care of Discordant Chronic Comorbidities: Patients’ Perspectives. In Proceedings of the Nordic Conference on Human-Computer Interaction (NordiCHI ’18). ACM Press.
  • Daehyoung Lee, Georgia Frey, Alison Cheng, and Patrick C. Shih. 2018. Puzzle Walk: A Gamified Mobile App to Increase Physical Activity in Adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder. In Proceedings of the International Conference on Virtual Worlds and Games for Serious Applications (VS-GAMES ‘18). IEEE Press.
  • Gege Gao, Yuxuan Zhang, Yi Bu, and Patrick C. Shih. 2018. Design Exploration on Home Robots to Support Single Women at Home in China. In Proceedings of the International Conference on Robot and Human Interactive Communication (RO-MAN ’18). IEEE Press.
  • Gege Gao and Patrick C. Shih. 2018. Does Platform Matter? A Game Design Analysis of Female Engagement in MOBA Games. In Proceedings of the Digital Games Research Association Conference (DiGRA ’18). DiGRA Digital Library.
  • Juan F. Maestre, Haley MacLeod, Ciabhan L. Connelly, Julia C. Dunbar, Jordan Beck, Katie Siek, and Patrick C. Shih. 2018. Defining Through Expansion: Conducting Asynchronous Remote Communities (ARC) Research with Stigmatized Groups. In Proceedings of the ACM Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI '18). ACM Press, Paper 557, 13 pages.
  • Anna N. Baglione, Maxine M. Girard, Meagan Price, James Clawson, and Patrick C. Shih. 2018. Modern Bereavement: A Model for Complicated Grief in the Digital Age. In Proceedings of the ACM Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI '18). ACM Press, Paper 416, 12 pages.
  • Hong Qiao and Patrick C. Shih. 2018. Use of Social Media for Academic Purpose in China. In Proceedings of the International Symposium of Chinese CHI (ChineseCHI ’18)). ACM Press.
  • Aehong Min, Daehyoung Lee, and Patrick C. Shih. 2018. Potentials of Smart Breathalyzer: Interventions for Excessive Drinking Among College Students. In Proceedings of the iConference (iConf ’18)), Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS 10766). Springer, 195-206.
  • Juan F. Maestre and Patrick C. Shih. 2017. Impact of Initial Trust on Video-Mediated Social Support. In Proceedings of the Australian Conference on Computer-Human Interaction (OZCHI ’17). ACM Press.
  • Gege Gao, Aehong Min, and Patrick C. Shih. 2017. Gendered Design Bias: Gender Differences of In-Game Character Choice and Playing Style in League of Legends. In Proceedings of the Australian Conference on Computer-Human Interaction (OZCHI ’17). ACM Press, 307-317.
  • Jeremiah Parry-Hill, Patrick C. Shih, Jennifer Mankoff, and Daniel Ashbrook. 2017. Understanding Volunteer AT Fabricators: Opportunities and Challenges in DIY-AT for Others in e-NABLE. In Proceedings of the ACM Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI '17). ACM Press, 6184-6194.
  • Xianghua Ding, Patrick C. Shih, and Ning Gu. 2017. Socially embedded work: A study of wheelchair users performing online crowd work in China. In Proceedings of the ACM Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work and Social Computing (CSCW '17). ACM Press, 642-654.
  • Jin Y. Jang, Kyungsik Han, Dongwon Lee, Haiyan Jia, and Patrick C. Shih. 2016. Teens engage more with fewer photos: Temporal and comparative analysis on behaviors in Instagram. In Proceedings of the ACM Conference on Hypertext and Social Media (HT '16). ACM Press, 71-81.
  • Joslenne Pena, Patrick C. Shih, and Mary Beth Rosson 2016. Scenario-based design of technology to support teaching in inverted classes. In Proceedings of the iConference (iConf '16). iSchools, 1-10.
  • Patrick C. Shih, Kyungsik Han, and John M. Carroll. 2015. Engaging community members with digitally curated social media content at an arts festival: A case study about leveraging crowd-sourcing for community heritage curation. In Proceedings of the Digital Heritage International Congress (DH '15). IEEE Press, 321-324.
  • Jin Y. Jang, Kyungsik Han, Patrick C. Shih, and Dongwon Lee. 2015. Generation Like: Comparative characteristics in Instagram. In Proceedings of the ACM Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI '15). ACM Press, 4039-4042.
  • Patrick C. Shih, Victoria Bellotti, Kyungsik Han, and John M. Carroll. 2015. Unequal time for unequal value: Implications of differing motivations for participation in timebanking. In Proceedings of the ACM Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI '15). ACM Press, 1075-1084. [Best Paper Honorable Mention Award].
  • Patrick C. Shih, Kyungsik Han, Erika S. Poole, Mary Beth Rosson, and John M. Carroll. 2015. Use and adoption challenges of wearable activity trackers. In Proceedings of the iConference (iConf '15). iSchools, 1-12. [Best Paper Award Nomination].
  • Saijing Zheng, Mary Beth Rosson, Patrick C. Shih, and John M. Carroll. 2015. Understanding student motivation, behaviors and perceptions in MOOCs. In Proceedings of the ACM Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work and Social Computing (CSCW '15). ACM Press, 1882-1895.
  • Patrick C. Shih, Kyungsik Han, and John M. Carroll. 2014. Community Poll: Externalizing public sentiments in social media in a local community context. In Proceedings of the AAAI Conference on Human Computation and Crowdsourcing (HCOMP '14). AAAI Press, 201-209.
  • Yu Wu, Patrick C. Shih, and John M. Carroll. 2014. Design for supporting dialectical constructivist learning activities. Proceedings of the International Conference on Education and New Learning Technologies (EDULEARN '14). IATED, 4156-4164.
  • Kyle Williams, Lichi Li, Madian Khabsa, Jian Wu, Patrick C. Shih, and C. Lee Giles. 2014. A web service for scholarly big data information extraction. In Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Web Services (ICWS '14). IEEE Press, 105-112.
  • Patrick C. Shih, Kyungsik Han, and John M. Carroll. 2014. Community Incident Chatter: Informing local incidents by aggregating local news and social media content. In Proceedings of the International Conference on Information Systems for Crisis Response and Management (ISCRAM '14). ISCRAM Association, 772-776.
  • Victoria Bellotti, Sara Cambridge, Karen Hoy, Patrick C. Shih, Lisa Handalian, Kyungsik Han, and John M. Carroll. 2014. Towards community-centered support for peer-to-peer service exchange: Rethinking the timebanking metaphor. In Proceedings of the ACM Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI '14). ACM Press, 2975-2984. [Best Paper Honorable Mention Award].
  • Kyungsik Han, Patrick C. Shih, Mary Beth Rosson, and John M. Carroll. 2014. Enhancing community awareness and participation to local heritage with a mobile application. In Proceedings of the ACM Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work and Social Computing (CSCW '14). ACM Press, 1144-1155.
  • Jana Schumann, Patrick C. Shih, David F. Redmiles, and Graham Horton. 2012. Supporting initial trust in distributed idea generation and idea evaluation. In Proceedings of the ACM Conference on Supporting Group Work (GROUP '12). ACM Press, 199-208.
  • Benjamin Koehne*, Patrick C. Shih*, and Judith S. Olson. 2012. Remote and alone: Coping with being the remote member on the team. In Proceedings of the ACM Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work (CSCW '12). ACM Press, 1257-1266. [* These authors contributed equally to this work and are listed in alphabetical order].
  • Norman M. Su. and Patrick C. Shih. 2011. Virtual spectating: Hearing beyond the video arcade. In Proceedings of the British Computer Society Conference on Human-Computer Interaction (BCS-HCI '11). ACM Press, 269-278.
  • Patrick C. Shih, Gina Venolia, and Gary M. Olson. 2011. Brainstorming under constraints: Why software developers brainstorm in groups. In Proceedings of the British Computer Society Conference on Human-Computer Interaction (BCS-HCI '11). ACM Press, 74-83.
  • Leslie S. Liu, Patrick C. Shih, and Gillian R. Hayes. 2011. Barriers to the adoption and use of personal health record systems. In Proceedings of the iConference (iConf '11). ACM Press, 363-370.
  • Patrick C. Shih, David H. Nguyen, Sen H. Hirano, David F. Redmiles, and Gillian R. Hayes. 2009. GroupMind: Supporting brainstorming through a collaborative mind-mapping tool. In Proceedings of the ACM Conference on Supporting Group Work (GROUP '09). ACM Press, 139-148.

Extended Abstracts and Work-in-Progress Papers with Proceedings (Peer-Reviewed)

  • Saloni J. D. Vaghela and Patrick C. Shih. 2018. WalkSafe: College Campus Safety App. In Proceedings of the International Conference on Information Systems for Crisis Response and Management (ISCRAM '18). ISCRAM Association.
  • Saijing Zheng, Mary Beth Rosson, Patrick C. Shih, and John M. Carroll. 2015. Designing MOOCs as interactive places for collaborative learning. In Proceedings of the ACM Conference on Learning @ Scale (L@S '15). ACM Press, 343-346.
  • Yu Wu, Jessica Kropczynski, Patrick C. Shih, and John M. Carroll. 2014. Exploring the ecosystem of software developers on Github and other platforms. In Proceedings of the Companion Publication of the ACM Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work and Social Computing (CSCW Companion '14). ACM Press, 265-268.
  • Kyungsik Han, Patrick C. Shih, and John M. Carroll. 2013. Aggregating community information to explore social connections. In Proceedings of the AAAI Conference on Weblogs and Social Media: When the City Meets the Citizen Workshop (ICWSM '13). AAAI Press, 5-8.
  • Bill Tomlinson, Joel Ross, Paul Andre, Eric P. S. Baumer, Donald J. Patterson, Joseph Corneli, Martin Mahaux, Syavash Nobarany, Marco Lazzari, Birgit Penzenstadler, Andrew W. Torrance, David J. Callele, Gary M. Olson, M. Six Silberman, Marcus Stünder, Fabio R. Palamedi, Albert A. Salah, Eric Morrill, Xavier Franch, Florian F. Mueller, Joseph Kaye, Rebecca W. Black, Marisa L. Cohn, Patrick C. Shih, Johanna Brewer, Nitesh Goyal, Pirjo Näkki, Jeff Huang, Nilufar Baghaei, and Craig Saper. 2012. Massively distributed authorship of academic papers. In Proceedings of Extended Abstracts of the ACM Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI EA '12). ACM Press, 11-20.

Workshop, Posters, and Demos without Proceedings (Lightly Peer-Reviewed)

  • Patrick C. Shih. 2018. Supporting Scientific Work Using End-User Data Analytics. Provocation presented at the Decennial Sociotech Futures Symposium (CSST ’18).
  • Tom Ongwere, Gabrielle Cantor, Patrick C. Shih, James Clawson, and Kay Connelly. 2018. Designing for Patients with Type-2 Diabetes and Discordant Chronic Comorbidities using ICDMI Model Guidelines. Poster presented at the Consumer Health Informatics in the Midwest (CHIM '18).
  • Aehong Min, Daehyoung Lee, Gege Gao, Anurag Jain, Pratik Jain, Stella Jeong, and Patrick C. Shih. 2018. Potentials of Smart Breathalyzer: Interventions for Excessive Drinking Among College Students. Poster presented at the Consumer Health Informatics in the Midwest (CHIM '18).
  • Juan F. Maestre and Patrick C. Shih. 2018. Conducting Research with the Stigmatized. Poster presented at the Consumer Health Informatics in the Midwest (CHIM '18).
  • Tom Ongwere, Gabrielle Cantor, Sergio Ramirez Martin, Patrick C. Shih, James Clawson, and Kay Connelly. 2017. Too Many Conditions, Too Little Time: Designing Technological Intervention for Patients with Type-2 Diabetes and Discordant Chronic Comorbidities. Workshop on Interactive Systems in Health Care (WISH '17).
  • Aehong Min and Patrick C. Shih. 2017. Exploring New Design Factors for Electronic Interventions to Prevent College Students from Excessive Drinking by Using Personal Breathalyzers. Workshop on Interactive Systems in Health Care (WISH '17).
  • Anna N. Baglione, Maxine M. Girard, Meagan Price, James Clawson, and Patrick C. Shih. 2017. Mobile Technologies for Grief Support: Prototyping an Application to Support the Bereaved. Workshop on Interactive Systems in Health Care (WISH '17).
  • Julia C. Dunbar, Ciabhan L. Connelly, Juan F. Maestre, Haley MacLeod, Katie Siek, and Patrick C. Shih. 2017. Considerations for Using the Asynchronous Remote Communities (ARC) Method in Health Informatics Research. Workshop on Interactive Systems in Health Care (WISH '17).
  • Lee Hiler., Brook Foulk, Christena Nippert-Eng, and Patrick C. Shih. 2017. Detecting Biological Samples Using Olfactory Sensors. Poster presented at the Animal Behavior Conference.
  • Kyungsik Han, Cook, K., and Patrick C. Shih. 2016. Exploring effective decision making through human-centered and computational intelligence methods. Poster presented at the ACM Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems: Workshop on Human-Centred Machine Learning (CHI '16).
  • Patrick C. Shih and Christena Nippert-Eng. 2016. From Quantified Self to Quantified Other: Engaging the public on promoting animal well-being. ACM Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems: Workshop on HCI Goes to the Zoo (CHI '16).
  • Sarah-Alice Hanna, Jessica Kropczynski, Patrick C. Shih, and John M. Carroll. 2015. Using a mobile application to encourage community interactions at a local event. Poster presented at the ACM Richard Tapia Celebration of Diversity in Computing Conference (TAPIA '15).
  • Kyungsik Han, Patrick C. Shih, Victoria Bellotti, and John M. Carroll. 2014. Timebanking with a smartphone application. Poster and demo presented at the Collective Intelligence Conference (CI '14).
  • Patrick C. Shih and Gary M. Olson. 2009. Using visualization to support idea generation in context. ACM Creativity and Cognition Conference: Workshop on Creativity and Cognition in Engineering Design (C&C '09).

Patent

  • Kean G. Kuiper, Frank E. Levine, Enio M. Pineda, and Patrick C. Shih. 2010. Call stack sampling for a multi-processor system. U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, U.S. Patent No. 20100017583.

Dissertation and Thesis

  • Patrick C. Shih. 2011. Brainstorming beyond the laboratory: Idea generation practices in software development firms. University of California, Irvine. ProQuest/UMI No. 3490146.
  • Patrick C. Shih. 2005. Fault-tolerance for distributed publish-subscribe systems. Carnegie Mellon University. OCLC No. 320526509.