Author: Ellen Christiansen

Ellen Christiansen

Ellen Christiansen

Ellen Christiansen is Professor at Aalborg University. She works with activity theory within the humanistic computer science studies, concentrating on the communicative aspects of systems development, especially in relation to artificial intelligence


Publication period start: 1997
Publication period end: 2012
Number of co-authors: 7


Number of publications with favourite co-authors
Pär-Ola Zander
Anne Marie Kanstrup
Susanne Boedker

Productive Colleagues

Most productive colleagues in number of publications
Susanne Boedker
Michael J. Muller
Bonnie A. Nardi


Boedker, Susanne, Christiansen, Ellen (2006): Computer Support for Social Awareness in Flexible Work. In Computer Supported Cooperative Work, 15 (1) pp. 1-28.

Muller, Michael J., Christiansen, Ellen, Nardi, Bonnie A., Dray, Susan M. (2001): Spiritual life and information technology. In Communications of the ACM, 44 (3) pp. 82-83.

Boedker, Susanne, Christiansen, Ellen (1997). Scenarios as springboards in design of CSCW.

Kanstrup, Anne Marie, Christiansen, Ellen (2006): Selecting and evoking innovators: combining democracy and creativity. In: Proceedings of the Fourth Nordic Conference on Human-Computer Interaction , 2006, . pp. 321-330.

Boedker, Susanne, Christiansen, Ellen (2004): Designing for ephemerality and prototypicality. In: Proceedings of DIS04: Designing Interactive Systems: Processes, Practices, Methods, & Techniques , 2004, . pp. 255-260.

Kanstrup, Anne Marie, Christiansen, Ellen (2005): Model power: still an issue?. In: Bertelsen, Olav W., Bouvin, Niels Olof, Krogh, Peter Gall, Kyng, Morten (eds.) Proceedings of the 4th Decennial Conference on Critical Computing 2005 August 20-24, 2005, Aarhus, Denmark. pp. 165-168.

Commentary for Activity Theory chapter of The Encyclopedia of Human-Computer Interaction, 2nd Ed..

Boedker, Susanne, Christiansen, Ellen, Nyvang, Tom, Zander, Pär-Ola (2012): Personas, people and participation: challenges from the trenches of local government. In: Proceedings of the 12th Participatory Design Conference. Volume 1 Research Papers , 2012, . pp. 91-100.