About Matt

Who Am I? I am a Continuing Lecturer in the Department of Informatics at the University of California, Irvine. I teach and conduct research in the fields of Human-Computer Interaction, Computer Supported Cooperative Work, and Software Engineering. My research is focused on the design of sociotechnical systems for data sharing and distributed collaborative knowledge work.
Current Position: Continuing Lecturer
Department of Informatics
Donald Bren School of Information and Computer Sciences
University of California, Irvine
Research & Teaching Areas:
  • Human-Computer Interaction
  • Sociotechnical systems
  • Distributed collaborative work
  • Design of large-scale information infrastructures for science and engineering
  • Privacy and ethics of information systems
  • Big data and data sharing
Interactivity and Electronic Communication: An Experimental Study of Mediated Feedback (View)
2008 Ph.D., Information University of Michigan
2000 M.S., Information University of Michigan
1997 M.A., Historical Musicology SUNY Stony Brook
1995 B.A., English Lawrence University
1995 B.Mus., ‘Cello Performance Lawrence University
Recent Publications:
  • Bietz, M. J. & Ziv, H. (2022). Empowering capstone students in client interactions. Capstone Design Conference 2022.
  • Shilton, K., Moss, E., Gilbert, S. A., Bietz, M. J., Fiesler, C., Metcalf, J., Vitak, J., & Zimmer, M. (2021). Excavating awareness and power in data science: A manifesto for trustworthy pervasive data research. Big Data & Society, 8(2), 20539517211040760. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1177/20539517211040759
  • Caldeira, C., Gui, X., Reynolds, T.L., Bietz, M., & Chen, Y. (2021). Managing healthcare conflicts when living with multiple chronic conditions. International Journal of Human-Computer Studies, 145. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijhcs.2020.102494
  • Bietz, M.J., Cheung, C., Rubanovich, C.K., Schairer, C., & Bloss, C.S. (2019). Privacy perceptions and norms in youth and adults. Clinical Practice in Pediatric Psychology, 7(1). DOI: https://doi.org/10.1037/cpp0000270
  • Bietz, M.J., Patrick, K., & Bloss, C. S. (2019). Data Donation as a Model for Citizen Science Health Research. Citizen Science Theory and Practice, 4(1). DOI: https://doi.org/10.5334/cstp.178
  • more…
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E-mail: Professional: mbietz at uci dot edu (pgp)
Personal: matt at matthewbietz dot org (pgp)
Office: 5208 Bren Hall
Department of Informatics
Donald Bren School of Information & Computer Sciences
University of California, Irvine
Irvine, CA 92697-3440