• Ph D, Information Studies, University of California, Los Angeles, 2004
  • MA, Sociology, San Jose State University, 1997
  • BA, Sociology, University of California, Berkeley, 1991

Publications and Contributions

  • Conference Paper
    Creating Sustainable Cyberinfrastructures (2015)
    Proceedings of the 33rd annual ACM conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems. (CHI '15) Authors: David Randall, Ilana Diamant, Charlotte Lee
  • Conference Paper
    Texting while parenting: How adults use mobile phones while caring for children at the playground (2015)
    Proceedings of the 33rd annual ACM conference on human factors in computing systems, pp. 727–736 Authors: Alexis Hiniker, Kiley Sobel, Hyewon Suh, Yi-Chen Sung, Charlotte Lee, Julie A. Kientz


  • Connecting learning with digital badges: Exploring the formal and informal learning experiences of youth from non-dominant backgrounds (2014)
    Presentation given at the Annual Meeting of the Digital Media and Learning Conference, MacArthur Foundation - Boston, MA
  • Stakeholders' perceptions of the opportunities, challenges, and value of digital badges in education (2014)
    Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Educational Research Association - Philadelphia, PA