Georgia Tech Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts

Carl F. DiSalvo

Carl F. DiSalvo PhD

Associate Professor

Contact Information

Office: TSRB 317-C
Phone: 404-385-3400

Dr. Carl F. DiSalvo is an Associate Professor in the School of Literature, Media, and Communication. He earned a PhD in Design from Carnegie Mellon University in 2006 and was a visiting fellow in The Studio for Creative Inquiry and The Center for the Arts in Society from 2006-2007 (also at CMU). His work explores the intersection of design, art, technology, and politics. His recent design projects have focused on the development of participatory public programs and technology platforms that foster critical engagements with robotics, environmental sensing, and small-scale agriculture.  Dr. DiSalvo is associate director and LMC faculty coordinator for the Human-Computer Interaction MS Program.

Academic Research Fields

Human-Computer Interaction, Interaction design, Local Food Systems, Participatory Design, Science, Technology, and Culture, Science, Technology, and Environment, Sustainability


Environment, Sustainability

Additional Keywords

Design Studies, Interaction Design, Participatory Design, Community Engagement, Food Systems
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