skip to content

Bulletin Archive

This archived information is dated to the 2008-09 academic year only and may no longer be current.

For currently applicable policies and information, see the current Stanford Bulletin.

Human Sciences and Technologies Advanced Research Institute (H-STAR)

Executive Committee: Keith Devlin, Valerie Halperin, Roy Pea, Byron Reeves

Web Site:

H-STAR (Human Sciences and Technologies Advanced Research) is an interdisciplinary research institute focusing on how people use technology, how to better design technology to make it more usable and more competitive in the marketplace, how technology affects people's lives, and the innovative use of technologies in research, education, art, business, commerce, entertainment, communication, national security, and other walks of life. Among the problems at the heart of the H-STAR research agendas are:

Within H-STAR are two interdisciplinary centers, CSLI (the Center for the Study of Language and Information) and SCIL (the Stanford Center for Innovations in Learning), and an industry partners program, Media X.

© Stanford University - Office of the Registrar. Archive of the Stanford Bulletin 2008-09. Terms of Use | Copyright Complaints