Francisco J. Gutiérrez


Assistant Professor
Doctor en Ciencias, mención Computación (PhD in Computer Science), Universidad de Chile (2017); Diplôme d’Ingénieur - Master’s Degree in Engineering, École Centrale de Nantes (2012); Ingeniero Civil en Computación, Universidad de Chile (2012).

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Research interests

  • Analysis, design, and evaluation of interactive software applications
  • Human and social factors in computing systems
  • Motivation, participation, and interaction in online communities and social networks
  • Unconventional interaction mechanisms in videogames
  • Advancement of computational thinking and computer programming


Specialization domains

  • Human-Centered Computing
  • Social Computing
  • Computer Science Education