About Me

Sharon Lynn Chu is an Assistant Professor at Texas A&M University in the Department of Visualization and the Department of Psychology by courtesy. I lead the StoryLab@Texas A&M research group. The StoryLab conducts research in two main areas: cyberlearning and positive computing. We study human behavior in technological contexts.

The StoryLab is part of the larger HCI@VIZ, a group of research labs at Texas A&M that together spans diverse areas of Human-Computer Interaction and Human-Centered Computing.

Dr. Chu received her B.Soc.Sci (1st Class Honors) in Communication and New Media from the National University of Singapore, her MS in Computer Science & Applications and a graduate certifcate in Human-Computer Interaction from Virginia Tech, and her Ph.D in Human-Computer Interaction from Texas A&M University. She has been awarded funding from the National Science Foundation to study new forms of technology to support science learning, second language learning, and identity development in children.

Her CV is available here.


Sharon Lynn Chu, Ph.D
Assistant Professor
Texas A&M University