Shuli Gilutz

Author: Shuli Gilutz


Shuli Gilutz has been involved in the fields of HCI and Interactive Media in the past 15 years. She`s worked both in Industry and Academia in designing, managing, producing and doing research in a variety of User experience settings.

Gilutz`s focus is on young children`s human-computer interaction. In 2004 she co-authored a report on Children`s Web Usability with Jakob Nielsen, followed by ongoing research about the factors influencing children`s interface comprehension.

Gilutz has a BA in Psychology and the Multidisciplinary Program of the Arts, from Tel-Aviv University, an MA from Stanford University`s Learning, Design and Technology program, and a PhD in Educational Psychology from Columbia University`s TC.

Gilutz is currently a post-doctoral Research Fellow at IDC Herzliya's Psychology dept, and an Adjunct Professor at the Communications dept.


Publication period start: 2011
Number of co-authors: 23


Number of publications with favourite co-authors
Tilde Bekker
Shalom Fisch
John B. Black

Productive Colleagues

Most productive colleagues in number of publications
Tilde Bekker
Allison Druin
Jakob Nielsen


Gilutz, Shuli, Bekker, Tilde, Druin, Allison, Fisch, Shalom, Read, Janet (2003): Children\'s online interfaces: is usability testing worthwhile?. In: Proceedings of ACM IDC03: Interaction Design and Children , 2003, . pp. 143-145.

Lester, Kristen, Gilutz, Shuli (2005): Methodology for Analyzing Children’s Understanding of Computer Interfaces. In: Ed-Media Conference Proceedings , 2005, Montreal, Canada.

Gilutz, Shuli, Black, John B. (2006): Young Children’s Comprehension of a Novel Interface: How Cognitive Development and Previou. In: Cognitive Science Society Annual Conference Proceedings , 2006, Vancouver, BC, Canada.

Gilutz, Shuli, Nielsen, Jakob (2002). Usability of Websites for Children: 70 design guidelines. Retrieved from Nielsen Norman Group:

Gilutz, Shuli, Black, John B., Peyser, Deena, Mandelman, Samuel D., Hellmann, Esther, Antle, Alissa N., Droumeva, Milena, Corness, Greg, Hourcade, Juan Pablo, Beitler, Daiana, Flores, Pablo, Cormenzana, Fernando (2009): Metaphors Children Live By: Enactments and Simulations With Interactive Media. In: Society for Research in Child Development Biennial Meeting April 2-4, 2009, Denver, Colorado.

Gilutz, Shuli, Black, John B., Buckleitner, Warren, Revelle, Glenda, Drell, Jordana, Traylor, Scott, Fisch, Shalom N. (2007): The Roles of Experience, Motivation, Cognitive and Motor Development on Young Children\'s . In: Society for Reserach in Child Development Biennial Meeting , 2007, Boston, MA, USA.

Gilutz, Shuli, Black, John B. (2010): Child and Design Factors interacting in Children\'s HCI Helping children focus on the cont. In: Designing for Children February 2-6, 2010, Mumbai, India.

Gilutz, Shuli, Bekker, Tilde, Fisch, Shalom, Blikstein, Paulo (2011): Teaching interaction design & children within diverse disciplinary curricula. In: Proceedings of ACM IDC11 Interaction Design and Children , 2011, . pp. 257-259.