Terry Winograd

Professor of Computer Science, Emeritus

Academic Appointments
Emeritus Faculty, Acad Council, Computer Science
Member, Bio-X
Member, Maternal & Child Health Research Institute (MCHRI)
Professor Winograd's focus is on human-computer interaction design and the design of technologies for development. He directs the teaching programs and HCI research in the Stanford Human-Computer Interaction Group, which recently celebrated it's 20th anniversary. He is also a founding faculty member of the Hasso Plattner Institute of Design at Stanford (the "d.school") and on the faculty of the Center on Democracy, Development, and the Rule of Law (CDDRL)

Winograd was a founding member and past president of Computer Professionals for Social Responsibility. He is on a number of journal editorial boards, including Human Computer Interaction, ACM Transactions on Computer Human Interaction, and Informatica. He has advised a number of companies started by his students, including Google. In 2011 he received the ACM SIGCHI Lifetime Research Award.
Honors & Awards
Founders Award, Computer Professionals for Social Responsibility (1996)
Rigo Award, SIGDOC (1999)
Member, ACM CHI Academy (2004)
Felllow, ACM (2009)
Lifetime Research Award, ACM SIGCHI (2011)
Degrees / Education
PhD, MIT (1970)