Geoff Cooper

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Geoff Cooper graduated from Goldsmiths College in sociology. After obtaining a post-graduate qualification in computing, and designing computer based training packages for a software house, he did a Ph.D. on the discourse of human-computer interaction. Before joining the department he worked at Brunel University, investigating changes in research culture. He has been at Surrey since 1994, and served as Head of Department from 2002 to 2006.

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Green, Nicola, Harper, Richard H. R., Murtagh, Gerald, Cooper, Geoff (2001): Configuring the Mobile User: Sociological and Industry Views. In Personal and Ubiquitous Computing, 5 (2) pp. 146-156.

Cooper, Geoff (1991): Context and its Representation. In Interacting with Computers, 3 (3) pp. 243-252.

Cooper, Geoff, Bowers, John (1995): Representing the user: notes on the disciplinary rhetoric of human-computer interaction. In: "The Social and Interactional Dimensions of Human-Computer Interfaces (Cambridge Series on Human-Computer Interaction)" Cambridge University Press .