Blaise Ur

Blase Ur is Neubauer Family Assistant Professor of Computer Science at the University of Chicago, where he and his students are the Security, Usability, and Privacy Education & Research group (SUPERgroup). His recent work focuses on data-driven methods to help users make better security and privacy decisions, in addition to improving the usability of complex computer systems. He received best paper awards at CHI 2017, USENIX Security 2016, and UbiComp 2014, as well as honorable mentions at CHI 2016 and CHI 2012. He holds a Ph.D. and an M.S. from Carnegie Mellon University, as well as an A.B. from Harvard University.