University of Maryland

Yla Tausczik

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Assistant Professor





Research Interests

Social computing, peer-production communities, problem solving in groups, computer-mediated communication


Tausczik, Y. R., Kittur, A., & Kraut, R. E. (2014). Collaborative problem solving: A study of MathOverflow. Proceedings of Computer Supported Cooperative Work (CSCW), 355-367.

Tausczik, Y. R., & Pennebaker, J. W. (2013). Improving teamwork using real-time language feedback. Proceedings of Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI), 459-468.

Tausczik, Y. R., & Pennebaker, J. W. (2010). The psychological meaning of words: LIWC and computerized text analysis methods. Journal of Language and Social Psychology, 24-54.