Dr. Annu Sible Prabhakar is a Professor and User Experience Researcher in the School of Information Technology at the University of Cincinnati (UC). Dr. Prabhakar received her Ph.D. in Informatics with a focus on Human-Computer Interaction (HCI) from Indiana University, Bloomington, IN. She has two MS degrees – one in Computer Science and another in Informatics. Her research has been presented at international conferences such as SIGCHI, IEEE CHASE, and Pervasive Health. Her papers have won the Best Paper Honorable Mentions at SIGCHI conferences, and the Best Paper award at the Pervasive Health Conference. She is also a second-place winner of a research competition at a SIGCHI Conference.
In 2013, she received the George Barbour award for excellence in student-faculty relations, a university-wide award. She is a winner of the Golden Apple award for teaching excellence in the School of Information Technology.