Saul Greenberg

Saul Greenberg
Professor and NSERC/AITF Chair

human-computer interaction
ubiquitous computing
computer supported cooperative work

Department of Computer Science
University of Calgary
Calgary, Alberta
CANADA T2N 1N4

Office: +1 403 220-6087
Cell: + 1 403 688-4208
Fax: +1 403 284-4707
saul.greenberg@ucalgary.ca


Brief Biography

Saul Greenberg is a Full Professor in the Department of Computer Science at the University of Calgary. While he is a computer scientist by training, the work by Saul and his talented students typify the cross-discipline aspects of Human Computer Interaction, Computer Supported Cooperative Work, and Ubiquitous Computing. He and his crew are well known for their development of:

  • toolkits enabling rapid prototyping of groupware and ubiquitous appliances;
  • innovative and seminal system designs based on observations of social phenomenon;
  • articulation of design-oriented social science theories, and
  • refinement of evaluation methods.

Saul's research is well-recognized. He is an ACM Fellow, and holds the AITF/NSERC/Smart Technologies Industrial Chair in Interactive Technologies. He was elected to the ACM CHI Academy for his overall contributions to the field of Human Computer Interaction, and also received the Canadian Human Computer Communications Society Achievement Award.

Saul has also consulted for various well-known companies as an Expert Witness involving patent infringement matters.

Saul is a prolific author who has authored and edited several books and published many refereed articles, available at his research web site. He is also known for his strong commitment in making his tools, systems, and educational material readily available to other researchers and educators.


A slightly longer bio is also available. His cache?