Yuan-Chi Tseng, Ph.D. / 曾元琦

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Yuan-Chi Tseng is the Associate Professor in the Institute of Service Science and jointly appointed Associate Professor in the Department of Industrial Engineering and Engineering Management at National Tsing Hua University (NTHU, Taiwan). He is also the Adjunct Section Chief in Division of Learning Support and Research Planning, The Center for Teaching and Learning Development, Office of Academic Affairs of NTHU. He has multidisciplinary academic backgrounds and research experiences in design, informatics, human-computer interaction, cognitive science, neuroscience, and psychological, social, and behavioral science. Together with these experiences, his research interests focus on the intersection of design, human-computer interaction, psychological science, service design and social technology and media design. He is currently studying how to design technologies as interventions and services to encourage people to cultivate positive behaviors and social engagement, and how technologies can facilitate creativity of design team

Research Interest

  • Human-Computer(/Robot/AI) Interaction
  • Design Science and Method
  • Psychology+Design
  • User Experience & Service Design
  • Intelligent Interactive and Service System

Before joining NTHU in 2018, He was an Associate Professor of Design School at National Cheng Kung University (2011-2018), and was a Rachel C. Atkinson postdoctoral fellow at Smith-Kettlewell Eye Research Institute (SKERI, USA) and a postdoctoral research associate in Human Factors Division, Psychology and Beckman Institute at the University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign (UIUC, USA). He received his PhD (2005-2009) with research focus on Cognitive Science and Interaction Design in the Informatics and Manchester Business School from University of Manchester (UK). He earned his B.S. and M.S. in Design at the National Cheng Kung University (Taiwan).

Yuan-Chi Tseng actively engages with HCI, CSCW, UX & Design communities. He serves as Associate Chair of ACM CHI 2020, 2019, 2018, 2017, Workshop Co-Chair and Local Organization Co-Chair of MobileHCI 2019, Program Co-Chair of TAICHI 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016, Publicity Co-Chair of OzCHI2016, and Program Board of Cross-Cultural Design in HCI International 2018, 2017, 2016. He is currently the Director of the Taiwan Association of Computer-Human Interaction; ACM SIGCHI Taipei Chapter.

He is also highly engaging in serving as reviewer/jury for several HCI related international conferences, such as ACM's CHI, CSCW, and SIGGRAPH, and Chinese CHI, HCI International, and DeSForM, and scholarly journals, such as International Journal of Human-Computer Studies, Cognitive Science, Journal of Vision, Journal of Experimental Psychology: Applied, Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, ACM Transactions on Interactive Intelligent Systems (TiiS), and etc.




Yuan Chi Tseng

Yuan-Chi Tseng

Workshop Co-Chair/Local Organization Co-Chair, MobileHCI 2019

Associate Chair, ACM CHI 2020, CHI 2019, 2018, 2017

Program Co-Chair, TAICHI 2019, 18, 17, 16

Program Board, Cross-Cultural Design as Part of HCI International 2018, 2017, 2016.

Director, Taiwan Association of Computer-Human Interaction (台灣人機互動學會); ACM SIGCHI Taipei Chapter

副教授 | 服務科學 | 工業工程與管理 | 國立清華大學
Associate Professor

Institute of Service Science/
Industrial Engineering and Engineering Management

National Tsing Hua University

Office: 台積館 R610
Phone: 886-3-51-62547

Founder & Director
X+DesignLab (X+設計研究室)