Richmond Wong is a Postdoctoral Researcher at the University of California Berkeley Center for Long-Term Cybersecurity. His research focuses on how technology professionals attend to and address ethical issues in their work. His research also aims to develop design-centered methods and approaches to proactively surface ethical issues related to technology (particularly those surrounding social values such as privacy and security).
Richmond's work utilizes qualitative and design-based methods, drawing from human computer interaction, science & technology studies, and speculative and critical design. He completed his PhD at the UC Berkeley School of Information and has undergraduate degrees in Information Science and Science & Technology Studies from Cornell University.
Dec 2020 - Very excited and honored to have two papers conditionally accepted to CHI 2021! Including a paper with Tonya Nguyen titled Timelines: A Speculative World-Building Activity for Discussing Values and Ethics and a paper titled Using Design Fiction Memos to Analyze UX Professionals' Values Work Practices: A Case Study Bridging Ethnographic and Design Futuring Methods. Pre-prints coming soon!
Dec 2020 - I co-authored a blog post with Nick Merrill for ACM interactions magazine, Cultivating Activism with Speculative Design
July 2020 - I filed my dissertation, Values by Design Imaginaries!
July 2020 - Consider applying to our virtual CSCW 2020 workshop, Beyond Checklist Approaches to Ethics in Design