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Michael Gonzales - GEM Fellowship Awardee

Joyce Yeats • DATE: June 3, 2013

Michael J. Gonzales, a PhD student in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering advised by Professor Laurel Riek, has been awarded an Adobe GEM Associate Fellowship for the 2013-2014 academic year.

 

GEM describes their PhD Fellowship program as a way to  "prepare technical leaders for advanced careers in industry, academia, and government agencies by identifying and selecting highly qualified students to complete a program of STEM graduate study and industry internships." Michael will be sponsored by the Adobe Foundation for his fellowship, which includes a $16,000 discretionary stipend for the 2013-2014 academic year.

 

Michael received his B.S. degree in Computer Engineering from the University of Notre Dame in 2010. His research interests include human-computer interaction, affective computing, and health informatics.