Author: Jennifer J. Preece

Jennifer J. Preece

Jennifer J. Preece

Jennifer J. Preece is Dean of the College of Information Studies at the University of Maryland. She researches online communities and is known for her work on what makes such a community successful, and how usability factors interact with socialibility in online communities. Preece gained her Ph.D. at the Open University, later becoming faculty there. She went on to be a Research Professor of Information Systems and Director of the Research Center for People and Systems Interaction at London South Bank University in London.

http://ischool.umd.edu/faculty-staff/jennifer-j-preece

Publications

Publication period start: 1987
Publication period end: 2008
Number of co-authors: 65

Co-authors

Number of publications with favourite co-authors
Helen Sharp
5
Blair Nonnecke
5
Yvonne Rogers
5

Productive Colleagues

Most productive colleagues in number of publications
Starr Roxanne Hiltz
69
Allison Druin
81
Yvonne Rogers
99

Publications

Komlodi, Anita, Hou, Weimin, Preece, Jennifer J., Druin, Allison, Golub, Evan, Alburo, Jade, Liao, Sabrina, Elkiss, Aaron, Resnik, Philip (2007): Evaluating a cross-cultural children\'s online book community: Lessons learned for sociabi. In Interacting with Computers, 19 (4) pp. 494-511. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.intcom.2007.03.001

Schoberth, Thomas, Heinzl, Armin, Preece, Jennifer J. (2006): Exploring Communication Activities in Online Communities: A Longitudinal Analysis in the F. In Journal of Organizational Computing and Electronic Commerce, 16 (3) pp. 247-265.

de Souza, Clarisse Sieckenius, Preece, Jennifer J. (2004): A framework for analyzing and understanding online communities. In Interacting with Computers, 16 (3) pp. 579-610. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.intcom.2003.12.006

Zhang, Ping, Nah, Fiona Fui-Hoon, Preece, Jennifer J. (2004): Guest Editorial: HCI studies in management information systems. In Behaviour and Information Technology, 23 (3) pp. 147-151. http://journalsonline.tandf.co.uk/openurl.asp?genre=article&id=doi:10.1080/01449290410001669905

Feng, Jinjuan, Lazar, Jonathan, Preece, Jennifer J. (2004): Empathy and online interpersonal trust: A fragile relationship. In Behaviour and Information Technology, 23 (2) pp. 97-106. http://journalsonline.tandf.co.uk/openurl.asp?genre=article&id=doi:10.1080/01449290310001659240

Andrews, Dorine, Nonnecke, Blair, Preece, Jennifer J. (2003): Electronic Survey Methodology: A Case Study in Reaching Hard-to-Involve Internet Users. In International Journal of Human-Computer Interaction, 16 (2) pp. 185-210. http://www.leaonline.com/doi/abs/10.1207/S15327590IJHC1602_04

Preece, Jennifer J. (2001): Sociability and usability in online communities: determining and measuring success. In Behaviour and Information Technology, 20 (5) pp. 347-356.

Nonnecke, Blair, Preece, Jennifer J. (2000): Lurker Demographics: Counting the Silent. In: Turner, Thea, Szwillus, Gerd, Czerwinski, Mary, Peterno, Fabio, Pemberton, Steven (eds.) Proceedings of the ACM CHI 2000 Human Factors in Computing Systems Conference April 1-6, 2000, The Hague, The Netherlands. pp. 73-80. http://www.acm.org/pubs/articles/proceedings/chi/332040/p73-nonnecke/p73-nonnecke.pdf

Preece, Jennifer J. (1999): Empathic Communities: Balancing Emotional and Factual Communication. In Interacting with Computers, 12 (1) pp. 63-77.

Oostendorp, Herre van, Preece, Jennifer J., Arnold, Albert G. (1999): Designing Multimedia for Human Needs and Capabilities. In Interacting with Computers, 12 (1) pp. 1-5.

Squires, David, Preece, Jennifer J. (1999): Predicting Quality in Educational Software: Evaluating For Learning, Usability and the Syn. In Interacting with Computers, 11 (5) pp. 467-483.

Preece, Jennifer J. (1998): Empathic Communities: Reaching Out Across the Web. In Interactions, 5 (2) pp. 32-43. http://www.acm.org/pubs/articles/journals/interactions/1998-5-2/p32-preece/p32-preece.pdf

Ramsay, Judith, Barbesi, Alessandro, Preece, Jennifer J. (1998): A Psychological Investigation of Long Retrieval Times on the World Wide Web. In Interacting with Computers, 10 (1) pp. 77-86. http://www.elsevier.com/cas/tree/store/intcom/sub/1998/10/1/1057.pdf

Neal, Lisa Rubin, Ramsay, Judith, Preece, Jennifer J. (1997): Distance Learning: A CHI 97 Special Interest Group. In ACM SIGCHI Bulletin, 29 (4) pp. 76-78. http://www.acm.org/sigchi/bulletin/1997.4/ramsay.html

Ramsay, Judith, Barabesi, Alessandro, Preece, Jennifer J. (1996): Informal Communication is about Sharing Objects in Media. In Interacting with Computers, 8 (3) pp. 277-283.

Nonnecke, Blair, Jacques, Richard, Mckerlie, Diana, Preece, Jennifer J. (1995): Video-based hypermedia: guiding design with users\' questions. In New Review of Hypermedia and Multimedia, 1 (0) pp. 185-197.

Gasen, Jean B., Preece, Jennifer J., Gorny, Peter, Hewett, Tom (1994): Education: Advances in Teaching the HCI Design Process. In ACM SIGCHI Bulletin, 26 (1) pp. 9-12.

Preece, Jennifer J. (1994): \"Developing User Interfaces: Ensuring Usability Through Product and Process,. In ACM SIGCHI Bulletin, 26 (1) pp. 74-77.

Preece, Jennifer J., Rombach, H. Dieter (1994): A Taxonomy for Combining Software Engineering and Human-Computer Interaction Measurement A. In International Journal of Human-Computer Studies, 41 (4) pp. 553-583.

Mantei, Marilyn, Hewett, Thomas T., Eason, Ken, Preece, Jennifer J. (1991): Report on the INTERACT'90 Workshop on Education in HCI: Transcending Disciplinary and Nati. In Interacting with Computers, 3 (2) pp. 232-240.

Preece, Jennifer J., Keller, Laurie S. (1991): Teaching the Practitioners: Developing a Distance Learning Postgraduate HCI Course. In Interacting with Computers, 3 (1) pp. 92-118.

Preece, Jennifer J., Keller, Laurie (1990): Key Issues in HCI Curriculum Design. In ACM SIGCHI Bulletin, 22 (1) pp. 67-69.

Crellin, Jonathan, Horn, Thomas, Preece, Jennifer J. (1990): Evaluating Evaluation: A Case Study of the Use of Novel and Conventional Evaluation Techni. In: Diaper, Dan, Gilmore, David J., Cockton, Gilbert, Shackel, Brian (eds.) INTERACT 90 - 3rd IFIP International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction August 27-31, 1990, Cambridge, UK. pp. 329-335.

Preece, Jennifer J., Keller, Laurie S. (1990): Why, What and How? Issues in the Development of an HCI Training Course. In: Diaper, Dan, Gilmore, David J., Cockton, Gilbert, Shackel, Brian (eds.) INTERACT 90 - 3rd IFIP International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction August 27-31, 1990, Cambridge, UK. pp. 3-7.

Preece, Jennifer J., Woodman, M., Ince, D. C., Griffiths, R., Davies, G. (1987): Toward a Structured Approach to Specifying User Interface Design. In: Bullinger, Hans-Jorg, Shackel, Brian (eds.) INTERACT 87 - 2nd IFIP International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction September 1-4, 1987, Stuttgart, Germany. pp. 415-421.

Preece, Jennifer J., Abras, C. (2003): The Challenges of Teaching HCI Online: It\'s Mostly About Creating Community. In: Stephanidis, Constantine (eds.) Proceedings of the Tenth International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction June 22-27, 2003, Crete, Greece. pp. 391-395.

Abras, C., Maloney-Krichmar, D., Preece, Jennifer J. (2003): Evaluating an Online Academic Community: \'Purpose\' is the Key. In: Stephanidis, Constantine (eds.) Proceedings of the Tenth International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction June 22-27, 2003, Crete, Greece. pp. 829-833.

Preece, Jennifer J. (2001): Designing Usability, Supporting Sociability: Questions Participants Ask about Online Commu. In: Proceedings of IFIP INTERACT01: Human-Computer Interaction , 2001, Tokyo, Japan. pp. 3-12.

McKerlie, Diane, Preece, Jennifer J. (1992): The Hypermedia Effect: More Than Just the Sum of Its Parts. In: East-West International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction: Proceedings of the EWHCI92 , 1992, . pp. 115-127.

Andrews, Dorine, Preece, Jennifer J., Turoff, Murray (2001): A Conceptual Framework for Demographic Groups Resistant to Online Community Interaction. In: HICSS 2001 , 2001, . http://csdl.computer.org/comp/proceedings/hicss/2001/0981/07/09817013abs.htm

Bieber, Michael, Hiltz, Starr Roxanne, Stohr, Edward A., Engelbart, Douglas C., Noll, John, Turoff, Murray, Furuta, Richard, Preece, Jennifer J., Walle, Bartel Van de (2001): Virtual Community Knowledge Evolution. In: HICSS 2001 , 2001, . http://csdl.computer.org/comp/proceedings/hicss/2001/0981/08/09818003abs.htm

Bieber, Michael, Im, Il, Rice, Ronald E., Goldman-Segall, Ricki, Paul, Ravi, Stohr, Edward A., Hiltz, Starr Roxanne, Preece, Jennifer J., Turoff, Murray (2002): Towards Knowledge-Sharing and Learning in Virtual Professional Communities. In: HICSS 2002 , 2002, . pp. 213. http://csdl.computer.org/comp/proceedings/hicss/2002/1435/08/14350213babs.htm

Nonnecke, Blair, Preece, Jennifer J. (2000): Persistence and Lurkers in Discussion Lists: A Pilot Study. In: HICSS 2000 , 2000, . http://csdl.computer.org/comp/proceedings/hicss/2000/0493/03/04933031abs.htm

Nonnecke, Blair, Preece, Jennifer J., Andrews, Dorine (2004): What Lurkers and Posters Think of Each Other. In: HICSS 2004 , 2004, . http://csdl.computer.org/comp/proceedings/hicss/2004/2056/07/205670195aabs.htm

Preece, Jennifer J., Schubert, Petra, Tan, Yao-Hua (2004): Online Communities in the Digital Economy: Minitrack Introduction. In: HICSS 2004 , 2004, . http://csdl.computer.org/comp/proceedings/hicss/2004/2056/07/205670193abs.htm

Schoberth, Thomas, Preece, Jennifer J., Heinzl, Armin (2003): Online Communities: A Longitudinal Analysis of Communication Activities. In: HICSS 2003 , 2003, . pp. 216. http://csdl.computer.org/comp/proceedings/hicss/2003/1874/07/187470216aabs.htm

Wu, Philip Fei, Qu, Yan, Preece, Jennifer J. (2008): Why an Emergency Alert System isn\'t Adopted: The Impact of Socio-Technical Context. In: Proceedings of the HCI08 Conference on People and Computers XXII , 2008, . pp. 101-104. http://www.bcs.org/server.php?show=ConWebDoc.21435

Commentary for Contextual Design chapter of The Encyclopedia of Human-Computer Interaction, 2nd Ed..