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Oliver L. Haimson

PhD Candidate
Informatics Department

Donald Bren School of Information
and Computer Sciences

University of California, Irvine


PUBLICATIONS

Journal Publications (Peer-Reviewed)

The Tangible Desktop: A Multimodal Approach to Nonvisual Computing
Mark S. Baldwin, Gillian R. Hayes, Jennifer Mankoff, Oliver L. Haimson, Scott E. Hudson
ACM Transactions on Accessible Computing (TACCESS) 10(3), August 2017
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Relationship Breakup Disclosures and Media Ideologies on Facebook
Oliver L. Haimson, Nazanin Andalibi, Munmun De Choudhury, Gillian R. Hayes
New Media and Society, June 2017
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Baking Gender Into Social Media Design: How Platforms Shape Categories for Users and Advertisers
Rena Bivens, Oliver L. Haimson
Social Media + Society (special issue on Making Digital Cultures of Gender and Sexuality with Social Media), 2(4), October-December 2016
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Constructing and Enforcing "Authentic" Identity Online: Facebook, Real Names, and Non-Normative Identities
Oliver L. Haimson, Anna Lauren Hoffmann
First Monday (special issue on A Decade of Web 2.0: Reflections, Critical Perspectives, and Beyond), 21(6), June 2016
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Supplementing Public Health Inspection via Social Media
John Schomberg, Oliver L. Haimson, Gillian R. Hayes, Hoda Anton-Culver
PLoS ONE 11(3), March 2016
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Mobile Video Modeling for Employment Interviews for Individuals with Autism
Gillian R. Hayes, V. Erick Custodio, Oliver L. Haimson, Kathy Nguyen, Kathryn E. Ringland, Rachel Rose Ulgado, Aaron Waterhouse, Rachel Weiner
Journal of Vocational Rehabilitation 43(3), October 2015
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Evaluating a Collaborative iPad Game’s Impact on Social Relationships for Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder
LouAnne E. Boyd, Kathryn E. Ringland, Oliver L. Haimson, Helen Fernandez, Maria Bistarkey, Gillian R. Hayes
ACM Transactions on Accessible Computing (TACCESS) 7(1), June 2015
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Full Conference Publications (Peer-Reviewed)

Changes in Social Media Affect, Disclosure, and Sociality for a Sample of Transgender Americans in 2016’s Political Climate
Oliver L. Haimson, Gillian R. Hayes
ICWSM Conference on Web and Social Media, May 2017
[acceptance rate: 14%]
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What Makes Live Events Engaging on Facebook Live, Periscope, and Snapchat
Oliver L. Haimson, John C. Tang
ACM CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems, May 2017
[acceptance rate: 25%]
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Class Confessions: Restorative Properties in Online Experiences of Socioeconomic Stigma
Eugenia Ha Rim Rho, Oliver L. Haimson, Nazanin Andalibi, Melissa Mazmanian, Gillian R. Hayes
ACM CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems, May 2017
[acceptance rate: 25%]
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Firebird: Predicting Fire Risk and Prioritizing Fire Inspections in Atlanta
Michael Madaio, Shang-Tse Chen, Oliver L. Haimson, Wenwen Zhang, Xiang Cheng, Matthew Hinds-Aldrich, Duen Horng (Polo) Chau, Bistra Dilikina
ACM SIGKDD Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining, August 2016
[full paper acceptance rate: 12%][Best Student Paper Runner-Up]
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Digital Footprints and Changing Networks During Online Identity Transitions
Oliver L. Haimson, Jed R. Brubaker, Lynn Dombrowski, Gillian R. Hayes
ACM CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems, May 2016
[acceptance rate: 23%] [Best Paper Honorable Mention]
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Understanding Social Media Disclosures of Sexual Abuse Through the Lenses of Support Seeking and Anonymity
Nazanin Andalibi, Oliver L. Haimson, Munmun De Choudhury, Andrea Forte
ACM CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems, May 2016
[acceptance rate: 23%]
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“Hunger Hurts but Starving Works:” Characterizing the Presentation of Eating Disorders Online
Jessica Pater, Oliver L. Haimson, Nazanin Andalibi, Elizabeth Mynatt
ACM CSCW Conference on Computer-Supported Cooperative Work and Social Computing, February 2016
[acceptance rate: 25%]
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Online Inspiration and Exploration for Identity Reinvention
Oliver L. Haimson, Anne E. Bowser, Edward F. Melcer, Elizabeth F. Churchill
ACM CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems, May 2015
[acceptance rate: 23%]
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On Vintage Values: The Experience of Secondhand Fashion Reacquisition
Anne E. Bowser, Oliver L. Haimson, Edward F. Melcer, Elizabeth F. Churchill
ACM CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems, May 2015
[acceptance rate: 23%]
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Disclosure, Stress, and Support During Gender Transition on Facebook
Oliver L. Haimson, Jed R. Brubaker, Lynn Dombrowski, Gillian R. Hayes
ACM CSCW Conference on Computer-Supported Cooperative Work and Social Computing, March 2015
[acceptance rate: 28%] [Best Paper Honorable Mention]
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DDF Seeks Same: Sexual Health-Related Language in Online Personal Ads For Men Who Have Sex With Men
Oliver L. Haimson, Jed R. Brubaker, Gillian R. Hayes
ACM CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems, April 2014
[acceptance rate: 23%]
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Posters (Lightly Peer-Reviewed)

#ReproHealth: A State-Based Investigation of Reproductive Health Rights Policy and Social Media Activity
Corrin Morgan, Aaron Noble, Erica Alexander, Jerome Watts, Oliver L. Haimson
iConference, March 2016
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User Response to Facebook’s Custom Gender Options
Oliver L. Haimson, Jed R. Brubaker, Courtney Loder, Lynn Dombrowski, Gillian R. Hayes
iConference, March 2015
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Using Depression Analytics to Reduce Stigma via Social Media: BlueFriends
Oliver L. Haimson, Kathryn E. Ringland, Simone Lanette, Christine T. Wolf
iConference (Social Media Expo), March 2014
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Information Occupation: Using Information Science to Explore Occupy Wall Street
Oliver L. Haimson, Josh Cartagena
iConference, February 2013
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Workshop Papers (Lightly Peer-Reviewed)

Opportunities and Challenges for Transgender People in Digital Spaces
Oliver L. Haimson
iConference Workshop on Vulnerable Communities in the Digital Age, March 2017
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Ethical Obligations When Asking Research Participants to View Unpredictable Content
Oliver L. Haimson, John C. Tang
ACM Group Ethics Workshop, November 2016
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Anonymity, Pseudonymity, and Gender Categorization as Social Justice Issues in HCI
Oliver L. Haimson, Nazanin Andalibi
CHI Workshop on Exploring Social Justice, Design, and HCI, May 2016
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Social Signaling on Facebook After Relationship Dissolution
Oliver L. Haimson, Nazanin Andalibi
CSCW Workshop on Unpacking Social Signaling Theory for Social Computing Systems Analysis and Design, February 2016
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Identifying and Prioritizing Fire Inspections: A Case Study of Predicting Fire Risk in Atlanta
Michael Madaio, Oliver L. Haimson, Wenwen Zhang, Xiang Cheng, Matthew Hinds-Aldrich, Duen Horng (Polo) Chau, Bistra Dilikina
Bloomberg Data for Good Exchange, September 2015
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Toward Trans Inclusion in Feminist HCI
Oliver L. Haimson, Gillian R. Hayes
CSCW Workshop on Feminism and Feminist Approaches in Social Computing, March 2015
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Marginalized Populations and Research Ethics Online
Oliver L. Haimson, Kathryn E. Ringland, Gillian R. Hayes
CSCW Workshop on Ethics for Studying Sociotechnical Systems in a Big Data World, March 2015
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Understanding Gender Transition on Social Media to Design Technology for Changing Identities
Oliver L. Haimson, Gillian R. Hayes
CHI Workshop on Designing Technology for Major Life Events, April 2014
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Workshops and Panels Co-Organized

HCI and Sensitive Life Experiences
Daniel Herron, Nazanin Andalibi, Oliver L. Haimson, Wendy Moncur, Elise van den Hoven
Workshop at NordiCHI, October 2016
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Being Queer in Computing Environments
Gopi Kannabiran, Steve Chenoweth, Oliver L. Haimson, Kyle Overton
Birds of a Feather session at ACM Richard Tapia Celebration of Diversity in Computing Conference, September 2016

Between the Lines: Reevaluating the Online/Offline Binary
Sarah Vieweg, Oliver L. Haimson, Michael Massimi, Kenton O'Hara, Elizabeth F. Churchill
Workshop at CHI, April 2015
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Exploring Gender, Race, and Sexuality with Social Media Data
Oliver L. Haimson, Amanda Menking, Jordan Eschler, Ingrid Erickson, Gillian R. Hayes
Workshop at iConference<, March 2015
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Facebooking in "Face:" Complex Identities Meet Simple Databases
Mark Handel, Rena Bivens, Jed R. Brubaker, Oliver L. Haimson, Jessa Lingel, Svetlana Yarosh
Panel at CSCW, March 2015
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Informally-Published Writing

Ethical Use of Visual Social Media Content in Research Publications
Oliver L. Haimson, Nazanin Andalibi, Jessica Pater
Australasian Human Research Ethics Consultancy Services (AHRECS) Research Ethics Monthly blog, December 2016
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A Predictive Model for Fire Risk in Atlanta
Oliver L. Haimson
Data Science for Social Good – Atlanta blog, July 2015
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Revisiting the Online/Offline Binary: Conceptualizing Factors Influencing Self-disclosure
Nazanin Andalibi, Oliver L. Haimson
Complicating the On/Offline Binary blog, June 2015
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Hello from the DSSG-ATL Fire team!
Oliver L. Haimson
Data Science for Social Good – Atlanta blog, May 2015
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Book Review: Allucquère Rosanne Stone’s The War of Desire and Technology at the Close of the Mechanical Age, Twenty Years On
Oliver L. Haimson
The Geek Anthropologist, May 2015
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Media Coverage

Can Algorithms Predict House Fires?
Jonathan Jay
Data-Smart City Solutions, March 2017
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Embracing Analytics: How Communities Around the Country are Utilizing Data Analytics to Predict a Host of Risk Factors and Reduce Fires
Jesse Roman
National Fire Protection Association Journal, May 2016
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Thinking Deep Thoughts, Helping Others, and Traveling the World: The Perks of a Career in Research
Hannah Hiles
i3 Alert Newsletter, April 2016
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How Male Rape Survivors are Finding Help Online: Researchers Find That Men Use Throwaway Reddit Accounts to Disclose Sexual Abuse — Some for the Very First Time
Tracy Clark-Flory and Leigh Cuen
Vocativ.com, February 2016
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Sexual Assault Survivors, Especially Men, Find Refuge in Online Anonymity: Drexel Study Examines Anonymous Posts About Abuse on Reddit
Sharon Lurye
PhillyVoice.com, February 2016
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Survivors of Sexual Abuse Find Support in Online Anonymity
Traci Pedersen
PsychCentral.com, February 2016
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When Computing Equals Social Good
Georgia Tech College of Computing, July 2015
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Facebook is Now Allowing Users to Identify as Any Gender They Want
Jorge Rivas
Fusion.net, February 2015
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