Giuliana Vitiello graduated (summa cum laude) in computer science in April 1991. She received her Ph.D. degree in applied mathematics and computer science from University of Salerno, in 1996. She joined the Department of Mathematics and Computer Science at University of Salerno as a Researcher in July 1998. In 2000, she was a Visiting Researcher at Cleveland State University. Since 2002, she has been an Associate Professor with the same department, teaching courses on human-computer interaction, object-oriented programming, and software usability. In 2009, she was a Visiting Professor at the University of Western Sydney, Sydney, Australia. She is a Senior Member of ACM and ACM SIGCHI, and her research interests fall mainly in the field of human-computer interaction. Since she started her academic activity, she has worked on grammar specification of interactive visual languages, on visual query languages for geographic information systems, on software development effort prediction models, and on user-centred design and usability evaluation. She is Codirector of the human-computer interaction lab. On those topics she has published several scientific papers in international journals, contributed volumes, and conference proceedings.
Biography Updated on 28 August 2011