I am Dr. Shameem Ahmed. I am a tenure track Assistant Professor at the Computer Science department at Western Washington University.

I am the director of the ICTD (ICT for Development) Research Lab, an inter-disciplinary research group at Western Washington University. I am also a co-director of the NEAT (Next Generation Effective Affective Technology) research group. My research interest lies in the intersection of the following areas: HCI, ICTD, mHealth, and Mobile Computing.

I collaborate with researchers from several disciplines (e.g.,Computer Science, Information Science, Business and Management, Social Science, Library Science, and Medicine) who came from all over the world.