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Hirak Ray

I am a UI/UX designer, usable privacy and usability researcher at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County (UMBC). I am a PhD candidate in the Human-Centered Computing program at UMBC where I am advised by Dr. Ravi Kuber and Dr. Adam J. Aviv (GWU). I am a member of the Privacy and User Security Human-Centered Computing group (PUSH), as well as the User Studies Lab, which is part of the Interactive Systems Research Center.

The mission: To understand the needs of under-represented users and improve equitable usability.

You can find me at:

1000 Hilltop Circle, Baltimore
MD 21250