About Matt

Who Am I? I am an Assistant Research Professor in the field of Computer Supported Cooperative Work. My research is focused on the design of sociotechnical systems for data sharing and distributed collaborative knowledge work.
Current Position: Assistant Research Professor
Department of Informatics
Donald Bren School of Information and Computer Sciences
University of California, Irvine
Affiliations: EVoKE Lab, Hana Lab, CRADL Lab
Current Courses: Informatics 131: Human Computer Interaction, Summer 2020
Course Website
Research & Teaching Areas:
  • 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:
  • Bloss, C. S., Stoler, J., Brouwer, K. C., Bietz, M., & Cheung, C. (2017). Public response to a proposed field trial of genetically engineered mosquitoes in the united states. JAMA, 318(7), 662-664. doi:10.1001/jama.2017.9285
  • Caldeira, C., Bietz, M. J., Vidauri, M., & Chen, Y. (2017). Senior care for aging in place: Balancing assistance and independence. Proceedings of CSCW 2017, 1605-1617. New York: ACM. doi: 10.1145/2998181.2998206
  • Bietz, M. J., Hayes, G. R., Morris, M. E., Patterson, H., & Stark, L. (2016). Creating Meaning in a World of Quantified Selves. IEEE Pervasive Computing, 15(2), 82-85. doi:10.1109/MPRV.2016.39
  • 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