Dr George Chalhoub is an Associate Member at the Department of Computer Science at the University of Oxford. He is also a Lecturer (Assistant Professor) in Human-Computer Interaction at the Department of Computer Science, University College London (UCL), and part of the UCL Interaction Centre (UCLIC). He was Postdoctoral Research Associate (PDRA) in Secure Networking by Design at theDepartment of Computer Science, Oxford, where he worked at the Human Centered Computing group and in collaboration with the EWADA project led by Sir Nigel Shadbolt and Sir Tim Berners-Lee.
He obtained his DPhil (PhD) in Cyber Security at the Department of Computer Science, Oxford, and part of the CDT in Cyber Security in 2022, with support from the Information Commissioner's Office and his MSc in Computer Science from the school of Electronics and Computer Science at the University of Southampton in 2018, in collaboration with Lloyd's Register.
His main research interests include understanding and designing for the security and privacy of (i) AI-powered technologies, (ii) emerging technologies in the wild, (iii) embedded devices, (iv) marginalized groups, (v) data workers in high-stakes AI, and (vi) online content creators. He is the co-author of 14 conference, patent and journal publications.
- DPhil in Cyber Security, University of Oxford.
- MSc in Computer Science, University of Southampton.
- BS in Computer Science, Lebanese American University.
- UK Global Talent Visa Recipient, UK Research and Innovation.
"You are you and the app. There’s nobody else.": Building Worker−Designed Data Institutions within Platform Hegemony
Jake Stein‚ Vidminas Vizgirda‚ Max Van Kleek‚ Reuben Binns‚ Jun Zhao‚ Rui Zhao‚ Naman Goel‚ George Chalhoub‚ Wael Albayaydh and Nigel Shadbolt.
In 2023 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI 2023). April, 2023.
"It’s Freedom to Put Things Where My Mind Wants": Understanding and Improving the User Experience of Structuring Data in Spreadsheets
George Chalhoub and Advait Sarkar
In 2022 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI 2022). ACM. May, 2022.
"It did not give me an option to decline": A Longitudinal Analysis of the User Experience of Security and Privacy in Smart Home Products
George Chalhoub‚ Martin J. Kraemer‚ Norbert Nthala and Ivan Flechais
In 2021 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI 2021). ACM. May, 2021.