Carina Soledad González González

About me

Dr. Carina Gonzalez is Associate Professor at the Department of Computer Engineering and Systems.  

PhD in Computer Science, specialized in AI and HCI techniques. Also, she is the head of Interaction, Technology and Education (ITED) research group at Department of Computer Engineering and Systems (ULL). For over 20 years she has focused her expertise in the field of the technologies applied to education and human computer interaction (intelligent tutoring systems, intelliegent interfaces, human centered design, UX, serious games, gamification, elearning, digital culture). She has published widely on these topics.

She is the head of the Educational  Innovation and ICT and the Digital Education Service at ULL. She has also been responsible for the creation and implementation of the ULLMEDIA, the Center for Digital Content Production at the University of La Laguna, OCW platform, among other elearning platforms. She serves on the boards of the Open Access Knowledge Group of the ULL. She serves on the boards of AIPO (Association Human-Computer Interaction) and ADIE (Association for the Development of Computer Education), president of the RUCV (Association University Virtual Campuses Network), as well as various academic committees, publishers and national and international academic conferences. She is the academic director of the Masters in Creation of Video Games . 

She has been research visitor at different Interational Universities, recently, at ‘Tuffts University’(USA) (2017), 'University of Waterloo' (Canadá) at HCIGAMES group (2016) or the ‘University of Massachussets’ (USA) at Center for Knowledge Communication, Computer Science Department (2015), among others.