Jennifer Mankoff

Jennifer Mankoff is an associate professor in the Human Computer Interaction Institute at Carnegie Mellon University.

Posts By Jennifer Mankoff

Thoughts on the SIGCHI Accessibility Report

Posted: Wed, December 30, 2015 - 10:43:54

This post is based around the SIGCHI Community Accessibility Report, posted on behalf of the SIGCHI Accessibility Community. Find us at and; contact us at About 15% of people worldwide have a disability [1] and the likelihood of experiencing disability naturally increases with age. SIGCHI can attract new members, and make current members feel welcome, by making…

What would it take to be inclusive?

Posted: Tue, May 07, 2013 - 12:03:13

It's been a while since I was asked to join the group of interactions bloggers. I guess I've been waiting for the right inspiration to strike. I've just attended CHI, and that inspiration has finally arrived, but not quite in the way I expected. When I was at CHI, I saw mothers sitting on the floor to nurse their children…