The PhD Programme “Human Centred Communication and Informatics” (HCCI) follows the guidelines of the Doctoral School of the Humanities. The HCCI doctoral programme facilitates challenging interdisciplinary research drawing together theories and methods from the areas of communication, psychology and informatics at Aalborg University.
Human Centered Communication and Informatics
PhD Programme in Human Centered Communication and Informatics (HCCI)
Latest PhD Theses
PhD Thesis by Pernille Viktoria K. Andersen: Steps Towards a Third Spac
Within the present PhD thesis, Pernille Andersen explores and analyses the implications of multistakeholder communication in the early phases of practical, cross-disciplinary research. Specifically, the research explores and develops ideas for how communication mediated by a tangible tool can support multiple parties to move towards a common ground of mutual exploration of a problem space.
PhD Thesis by Sandra Burri Gram-Hansen: Persuasive Design for Learning - Learning in Persuasive Design
In this dissertation, Sandra Burri Gram-Hansen explores, analyses and develops the notion of applying persuasive design in complex learning environments. The project seeks to explore the theoretical and practical cross field between persuasion and learning, and to develop a methodological framework which consider and bridges between user-centred and system-oriented perspectives.
PhD Thesis by Kate Kartveit: Multimedia Journalism and Narrative Flow
The dissertation investigates journalistic longform author-driven linear embedded multimedia feature stories, the audience’s reading responses to this specific genre within journalism, and the perceptions of production of longform multimedia narratives by a group of experienced media workers.
PhD Thesis by Lykke Brogaard Bertel: PEERs: Persuasive Educational and Entertainment Robotics
This thesis investigates the potential of social robots in education and develops the concept of Persuasive Educational and Entertainment Robotics (PEERs).
11.11.2016 at 01.00 PM - 04.00 PM
PhD Defence by Pernille Viktoria K. Andersen: Steps Towards a Third Space
Pernille Viktoria K. Andersen will defend her thesis: Steps Towards a Third Space- A Case Study of Multi-Stakeholder Communication Mediated by a Tangible Tool.
PhD courses and research seminars
31.10.2016 at 10.00 AM - 04.11.2016 at 04.00 PM
Ph.d.-kursus v/ Svend Brinkmann og Lene Tanggaard: Kvalitative forskningsmetoder
Kurset beskæftiger sig med det kvalitative forskningsinterview, feltarbejde, deltagende observation og forskningsetik. Kurset har fokus på kvalitativ forskning som et håndværk, der læres bedst gennem øvelse.
13.12.2016 at 09.00 AM - 14.12.2016 at 00.00 PM
Ph D Course: Publication of Activity Theory based intervention research
This course target PhD students who have conducted intervention research within Learning, Work and ICT, and who are inspired by Activity Theory.