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James Maciukenas

James Maciukenas, Ph.D.

Adjunct Faculty

Phone: 

312-567-3581

Office: 

E1 234C

Education 

Ph.D. Technical Communication, Illinois Institute of Technology (2013)
M.S. Technical Communication and Information Design, Illinois Institute of Technology (2007)
Graduate Certificate, Digital Technologies in Design Art Practice, Concordia University, Montreal, Quebec (2005)
B.F.A. Industrial Design, University of Illinois (1993)

Expertise 

  • Electronic interactive media
  • Web design and development
  • User-centered research
  • Visual communication
  • History of technology

Publications 

  • Maciukenas, J. (2013). Toward usability guidelines for single-window interfaces (Unpublished doctoral dissertation). Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, IL.
  • Maciukenas, J. (2011). Selecting and integrating photography. In K. Riley, & Mackiewicz, J. (Eds.), Visual composing: Document design for print and digital media (pp. 128-146). Upper Saddle River, NJ: Prentice Hall.
  • Maciukenas, J. (2011). Editing photography. In K. Riley, & Mackiewicz, J. (Eds.), Visual composing: Document design for print and digital media (pp. 147-163). Upper Saddle River, NJ: Pearson.
  • Maciukenas, J. (2011). Print objects. In K. Riley, & Mackiewicz, J. (Eds.), Visual composing: Document design for print and digital media (pp. 228-235). Upper Saddle River, NJ: Pearson.
  • Kathryn Riley, Michael Davis, Apryl Cox, & James Maciukenas (2009) ‘Ethics in the details’: Communicating engineering ethics via micro-insertion. IEEE Transactions on Professional Communication52(1), 95-108.
  • Kathryn Riley, Michael Davis, Apryl Cox, & James Maciukenas, “‘Ethics in the Details’: An NSF Project to Integrate Ethics into the Graduate Engineering Curriculum.” Proceedings of the 2007 International Professional Communication Conference, IEEE Professional Communication Society (6 pp.)
  • James Maciukenas & Kathryn Riley, “Toward a Feature System for Analyzing Dynamic Web Interfaces.” Proceedings of the 2007 International Professional Communication Conference, IEEE Professional Communication Society (11 pp.)
  • James Maciukenas, “Sketching a Grand Order: Sketching a Link Between Conceptualizing and Realizing Internet Structure,” Proceedings of the IEEE Conference on the Convergence of Technology and Professional Communication, Saratoga Springs, NY, October 2006, pp. 326-334.
  • Michael Tillmans, James Maciukenas, Ginnifer Mastarone, and Keshia Garnett. “Personal Information Managers in the Time of Desktop Search,” Proceedings of the Society of Technical Communication 53rd Annual Conference, Las Vegas, Nevada, May 2006, pp. 159-164.