Dr. Eleanor Loiacono, the Founder and Director of the IDEA Hub, has been working on human centered technology, specifically as it relates to application quality and accessibility research for over 20 years. Her work has involved the development of a website quality measure, evaluations of various websites, affect in technology, gender in technology, and technology development and application to help people with disabilities. She has engaged both students and fellow faculty in her work, resulting in several significant pieces of research.
- Building a Neurodiversity High-tech Workforce (Loiacono and Ren, 2018)
- An Investigation into College Students’ Preferences for Technology Integration into Mindfulness-based Stress Reduction (Loiacono, Fulwiler, Cohanim, and Davis, 2018)
- When Did Fun Become So Much Work: The Impact of Social Media Invasiveness on Continued Social Media Use ( Loiacono and McCoy, 2018)