Publications

Here is a list of my publications. You can also check out my Google Scholar profile for publication and citation information.

In Press

Litt, E., Spottswood, E., Birnholtz, J., Hancock, J., Smith, M., Reynolds, L. (in press) “Awkward Encounters of an ‘Other’ Kind: Collective Self-Presentation and Face Threat on Facebook,” to appear in Proceedings of the 2014 ACM Conference on Computer-Supported Cooperative Work, Baltimore, MD, February 15-19 [preprint coming soon!]

2013

Guha, S., & Birnholtz, J. (in press) “Can You See Me Now? Location, Visibility and the Management of Impressions on foursquare,” to appear in the Proceedings of the 2013 Conference on Mobile Human-Computer Interaction (MobileHCI), Munich, Germany, August 27-30, 183-192. [PDF]

Birnholtz, J., Reynolds, L., Smith, M. Hancock, J. (2013) ““Everyone Has to Do It:’  A Joint Action Approach to Managing Social Inattention,” Computers in Human Behavior 29 (6), 2230-2238. [PDF]

Smith, M.E., Birnholtz, J., Reynolds, L., Hancock, J. (2013). People, Place and Time: The Daily Rhythms of Deception in Interpersonal Text Messaging. Paper presented at the 2013 Conference of the International Communication Association. [PDF]

Reynolds, L., Smith, M., Birnholtz, J., Hancock, J. (2013) “Butler Lies From Both Sides: Actions and Perceptions of Unavailability Management in Texting,” Proceedings of the ACM Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work, San Antonio, TX, February 23 – 27, pp. 769-778. [PDF]

Birnholtz, J., Steinhardt, S., Pavese, A. (2013) “Write Here, Write Now!: An Experimental Study of Group Maintenance in Collaborative Writing,” Proceedings of the ACM Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI), Paris, France, April 27 – May 2, pp. 961-970. [PDF]

Birnholtz, J., Retelny, D., Hancock, J. (2013)  “Tweeting for Class: Using Social Media to Enable Student Co-Construction of Lecture Materials,”  Proceedings of the ACM Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI), Paris, France, April 27 – May 2, pp. 797-800.  [PDF]

2012
Birnholtz, J., Bi, N., & Fussell, S. Do you see that I see? Effects of perceived visibility on awareness checking behavior. Proceedings of the ACM Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI 2012)[PDF]

Birnholtz, J., Dixon, G., Hancock, J. (2012). Distance, ambiguity and appropriation: Structures affording impression management in a collocated organization. Computers in Human Behavior, 28, 1028-1035 [PDF]

Birnholtz, J., Hancock, J., Smith, M., & Reynolds, L. (2012). Understanding unavailability in a world of constant connection. Interactions 19(5) 32-35. [PDF]

Reynolds, L. (2012). The use of awareness displays for role clarity in distributed workgroups. Presented at the CSCW 2012 Doctoral Colloquium, 343-346. [PDF]

Retelny, D., Birnoltz, J., & Hancock, J. (2012). Tweeting for class: Using social media to enable student co-construction of lectures. Presented as an Interactive Poster at CSCW 2012, 203-206. [PDF]

Birnholtz, J., Forlano, L., Yuan, Y. C., Rizzo, J., Liao, K., Gay, G., & Heller, C. (2012). One University, Two Campuses: Initiating and Sustaining Research Collaborations Between Two Campuses of a Single Institution. Proceedings of iConference 2012, 33-40.  [PDF]

Reynolds, L., Birnholtz, J., Lee, A. (2012). The effect of communication channel and visual awareness display on coordination in online tasks. Proceedings of iConference 2012, 120-128.  [PDF]

Benjamin, A., Birnholtz, J., Baecker, R., Gromala, D. & Furlan, A. (2012). Impression management work: How seniors with chronic pain address disruptions in their interactions. Proceedings of the ACM Conference on Computer-Supported Cooperative Work , February 11-15, 2012, 799-808. [PDF]

Birnholtz, J. & Ibara, S. (2012). Tracking changes in collaborative writing: Edits, visibility and group maintenance. Proceedings of the ACM Conference on Computer-Supported Cooperative Work, February 11-15, 2012, 809-818. [PDF]

2011
Reynolds, L., Gillette, S., Marder, J., Miles, Z., Vodenski, P., Weintraub, A., Birnholtz, J., Hancock, J. (2011) “Contact Stratification and Deception: BlackBerry Messenger (BBM) versus SMS,” Proceedings of the ACM Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work, Hangzhou, China, March 19-23, pp. 221-224.  [PDF]

Birnholtz, J., Schultz, J., Lepage, M., & Gutwin, C. (2011). A framework for supporting joint interpersonal attention management in distributed groups. Proceedings of INTERACT, Lisbon, Portugal, September 5-9, 293-312.  [PDF]

Jain, M., Cuttrell, E., Birnholtz, J., Balakrishnan, R. (2011) “An Exploratory Study of Mobile Collaborative Learning in Developing Regions,” Proceedings of the Conference on Mobile Human-Computer Interaction (MobileHCI), Stockholm, Sweden, August 30 – September 2, pp. 81-90

Birnholtz, J., Laughton, S., Mak, C., Baecker, R., Causey, R., Rankin, K., Wolf, P. (2011) “Building Bridges: Combining Webcasting and Videoconferencing in a Multi-Campus University Course,” in E-Infrastructures and Technologies for Lifelong Learning, IGI Global Press, pp. 234-252.

2010
Birnholtz, J., Ranjan, A., Balakrishnan, R. (2010) “Providing Dynamic Visual Information for Collaborative Tasks: Experimenting with Automatic Camera Control,” Human Computer Interaction, 25 (3), 261-287 [PDF]

Birnholtz, J.  (2010) “Adopt, Adapt, Abandon: Understanding Why Some Young Adults Start, and then Stop, Using Instant Messaging,” Computers in Human Behavior, 26 (6), 1427-1433

Shim, N., Baecker, R., Birnholtz, J. (2010) TableTalk Poker: An Online Social Gaming Environment for Seniors, Proceedings of Future Play, Vancouver, Canada, May 6-7. [PDF]

Birnholtz, J., Reynolds, L., Luxenberg, E., Gutwin, C., Mustafa, M. Assessing Awareness and Distraction Using a Projected Peripheral-Vision Display, Proceedings of Graphics Interface, Ottawa, Canada, May 31 – June 2, 2010.

Ranjan, A., Birnholtz, J., Balakrishnan, R., Lee, D. Automated Capture of Meetings Video Using Unobtrusive Vision and Audio Tracking, Proceedings of Graphics Interface, Ottawa, Canada, May 31 – June 2, 2010.

Jeremy Birnholtz & McKenzie Jones-Rounds. Independence and Interaction: Understanding Seniors’ Privacy and Awareness Needs For Aging in Place, (2010) Proceedings of the ACM Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI ’10), Atlanta, GA, April 10-15. [PDF]

Birnholtz, J., Guillory, J., Hancock, J. T., & Bazarova, N. (2010). “on my way”: Deceptive Texting and Interpersonal Awareness Narratives. Proceedings of the ACM Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work, Savannah, GA, pp. 1-4. [PDF]

2009
Hancock, J., Birnholtz, J., Bazarova, N., Guillory, J., Perlin, J., Amos, B. (2009) Butler Lies: Awareness, Deception and Design, in the Proceedings of the ACM Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI 09), Boston, MA, April 4-9, pp. 517-526.

Leshed, G., Perez, D., Hancock, J., Cosley, D., Birnholtz, J., McCleod, P., Gay, G. (2009) Visualizing Real-Time Language-Based Feedback on Teamwork Behavior in Computer-Mediated Groups, in the Proceedings of the ACM Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI 09), Boston, MA, April 4-9, pp. 537-546. [PDF]

Birnholtz, J., Cohen, M.D., Hoch, S.V. (2009) “Is it the ‘same’? Observing the regeneration of organizational character at Camp Poplar Grove,” in Becker, M., Lazaric, N. (Eds.) Advancing Empirical Research on Organizational Routines, Edward Elgar Publishers, pp. 131-158.

Birnholtz, J. (2009) IM Dropping Out: Learning Lessons From Former Instant Messaging Users for Supporting Online Interaction, paper presented at the Conference of the International Communication Association, Chicago, IL, May 20-24.

2008
Birnholtz, J.P., Ranjan, A., Balakrishnan, R. (2008) Error and Coupling: Extending Common Ground to Improve the Provision of Visual Information for Collaborative Tasks, paper presented at the Conference of the International Communication Association, Montreal, Canada, May 22-26.

Birnholtz, J.P. (2008) When Authorship Isn’t Enough: Lessons from CERN on the Implications of Formal and Informal Credit Attribution in Collaboration, Journal of Electronic Publishing 11 (1).

Nomura, S., Birnholtz, J., Rieger, O., Leshed, G., Gay, G., Trumbull, D. (2008) Cutting into Collaboration: Understanding Coordination in Distributed and Interdisciplinary Medical Research, Proceedings of the ACM Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work, San Diego, CA, November 9-14, pp. 427-436.

Wu, M., Birnholtz, J.P., Baecker, R., Richards, B., Massimi, M. (2008) Collaborating to Remember: A Distributed Cognition Account of Families Coping with Memory Impairments, Proceedings of the ACM Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI 08), Florence, Italy, pp. 825-834.

Ranjan, A., Birnholtz, J.P., Balakrishnan, R. (2008) Improving Meeting Capture by Applying Television Production Principles with Audio and Motion Detection, Proceedings of the ACM Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI 08), Florence, Italy, pp. 227-236 .

Birnholtz, J.P., Mak, C., Greenberg, S., Baecker, R. (2008) Attention By Proxy? Issues in Audience Awareness for Webcasts to Distributed Groups, Proceedings of the ACM Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI 08), Florence, Italy, pp. 103-106 (Notes acceptance rate 18%).

Birnholtz, J.P, Gutwin, C., Ramos, G., Watson, M. (2008) OpenMessenger: Gradual Initiation of Interaction for Distributed Workgroups, Proceedings of the ACM Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI 08), Florence, Italy, pp. 1661-1664.

Birnholtz, J.P., Rader, E., Horn, D.B., Finholt, T. (2008) Enabling Remote Participation in Research, in Whitworth, B. and de Moor, A. (Eds.) Handbook of Research on Socio-Technical Design and Social Networking Systems, IGI Global Publishers, www-igi-global.com.

Spencer, B.F. Jr., Butler, R., Ricker, K., Marcusiu, D., Finholt, T.A., Foster, I., Kesselman, C., Birnholtz, J.P. (2008) NEESgrid: Lessons learned for future cyberinfrastructure development, in Olson, G.M., Zimmerman, A., and Bos, N. (Eds).  Scientific Collaboration on the Internet, MIT Press.

Hofer, E., McKee, S., Birnholtz, J.P., Avery, P. (2008) High Energy Physics, in Olson, G.M., Zimmerman, A., and Bos, N. (Eds). Scientific Collaboration on the Internet, MIT Press.

2007
Birnholtz, J.P., (2007) When Do Researchers Collaborate: Toward a Model of Collaboration Propensity, Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology 58 (14), 2226-2239.

Birnholtz, J.P., Cohen, M.D. and Hoch, S.V. (2007) Organizational Character: On the Regeneration of Camp Poplar Grove, Organization Science 18 (2), pp. 315-332.

Birnholtz, J.P., and Horn D. B., (2007) Shake, rattle and roles: Lessons from experimental earthquake engineering for incorporating remote users in large-scale e-science experiments, Journal of Computer-Mediated Communication, 12(2), article 17.

Birnholtz, J., Gutwin, C., Hawkey, K. (2007) Privacy in the Open: How Attention Mediates Awareness and Privacy in Open-Plan Offices, Proceedings of the ACM Conference on Supporting Group Work (GROUP 07), November 4 – 7, Sanibel Island, FL, pp. 51-60.

Birnholtz, J.P., Grossman, T., Mak, C., Balakrishnan, R. (2007) An Exploratory Study of Input Configuration and Group Process in a Negotiation Task Using a Large Display, Proceedings of the ACM Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI 07), San Jose, CA, April 28 – May 3.

Ranjan, A., Birnholtz, J.P., Balakrishnan, R. (2007) Dynamic Shared Visual Spaces: Experimenting with Automatic Camera Control in a Remote Repair Task, Proceedings of the ACM Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI 07), San Jose, CA, April 28 – May 3.

Birnholtz, J.P. and Finholt, T.A. (2007) Cultural challenges to leadership in cyberinfrastructure development, in Weisband, S. (Ed). Leadership at a Distance: Research in Technologically Supported Work, Lawrence Erlbaum, pp. 195-208.

Birnholtz, J., Ranjan, A., Balakrishnan, R., (2007) Using Motion Tracking Data to Augment Video Recordings in Experimental Social Science Research, paper to be presented at the Third International Conference on E-Social Science, Ann Arbor, MI, October 7-9.

Baecker, R., Birnholtz, J., Causey, R., Laughton, S., Mak, C., Wolf, P. (2007) Webcasting Made Interactive: Integrating Real-time Videoconferencing in Distributed Learning Spaces, paper to be presented at HCI International, Beijing, China, July 22-27.

2006
Birnholtz, J.P. (2006) What Does It Mean To Be An Author? The Intersection of Credit, Contribution and Collaboration in Science, Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology 57(13), pp. 1758-1770.

Ranjan, A., Birnholtz, J.P., Balakrishnan, R. (2006) An Exploratory Analysis of Partner Action and Camera Control in a Video-Mediated Collaborative Task, Proceedings of the ACM Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work, November 4-8, Banff, Alberta.

Birnholtz, J.P. (2006) Back to School: Design Principles for Improving Webcast Interactivity From Face-to-Face Classroom Observation, Proceedings of the ACM Conference on Designing Interactive Systems (DIS 06), State College, PA, June 26-28.

Finholt, T. and Birnholtz, J.P. (2006) If we build it, will they come? The cultural challenges of cyberinfrastructure development, in Bainbridge, W.S. and Roco, M.C. (Eds.) Managing Nano-Bio-Info-Cogno Innovations: Converging Technologies in Society, Springer, The Netherlands, pp. 89-101.

Birnholtz, J.P., Ranjan, A., Balakrishnan, R. (2006). Using Motion Tracking to Provide Dynamic Shared Visual Spaces in Collaboration Environments, Workshop on Advanced Collaborative Environments (WACE), Geneva, Switzerland, December 12-13.

Causey, R., Birnholtz, J.P., Baecker, R. (2006). Increasing Awareness of Remote Audiences in Webcasts, demonstration to be presented at the ACM Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work, November 4-8, Banff, Alberta.

Baecker, R.M., Baran, M., Birnholtz, J., Chan, C., Laszlo, J., Rankin, K., Schick, R., and Wolf, P. (2006). Enhancing Interactivity in Webcasts using VoIP, Extended Abstracts of ACM Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI), Montreal, April 22-27, pp. 235-238.

2005
Birnholtz, J.P., Finholt, T.A., Horn, D.B. and Bae, S.J (2005) Grounding Needs: Achieving Common Ground Via Lightweight Chat in Large, Distributed Ad-Hoc Groups, Proceedings of the ACM Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI 05), Portland, OR, April 2-7 .

Birnholtz, J. (2005) Factors Affecting Researchers’ Intent to Collaborate, poster presented at the annual meeting of the Association for Library and Information Science Education (ALISE), Boston, MA, January 11-14.

2004
Birnholtz, J.P., Horn, D., Finholt, T., Bae, S. (2004) The Effects of Cash, Electronic, and Paper Gift Certificates as Respondent Incentives for a Web-Based Survey of a Technologically Sophisticated Sample, Social Science Computer Review 22(3), pp. 355-362.

Horn, D.B., Finholt, T.A., Motwani, D. and Birnholtz, J.P. (2004) Six Degrees of Jonathan Grudin: An Analysis of the impact and character of CSCW research, Proceedings of the ACM Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work, Chicago, IL, November 6-10 (25% acceptance rate).

Birnholtz, J. (2004) Stickiness as a Component of Collaboration Readiness, paper presented as part of symposium on data sharing at the Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management, New Orleans, LA, August 6-11.

Birnholtz, J. and Horn, D. (2004) Shake, Rattle and Roles: Design Implications from Experimental Earthquake Engineering, paper presented at the Academy of Management Conference, New Orleans, LA, August 6-11.

Finholt, T. and Birnholtz, J.P. (2004) If we build it, will they come? The cultural challenges of cyberinfrastructure development, paper presented at the NBIC Convergence 2004 Workshop, New York, NY, February 25-27.

2003
Birnholtz, J., Bietz, M. (2003) Data at Work: Supporting sharing in science and engineering, Proceedings the ACM Conference on Supporting Group Work (GROUP ’03), Sanibel Island, FL, Nov 9 – 12 .

Birnholtz, J., Horn, D., Finholt, T., Bae, S. (2003) The Effects of Cash, Electronic, and Paper Gift Certificates as Respondent Incentives for a Web-Based Survey of a Technologically Sophisticated Sample, interactive paper presented at the annual conference of the American Association for Public Opinion Research, Nashville, TN, May 15 – 18.

2002
Birnholtz, J. and Finholt, T. (2002) Understanding Working Knowledge in an Engineering Collaboratory, poster presented at the ACM Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work, New Orleans, LA, November 16-20.

Birnholtz, J. (2002) Organizational Communication: Tool Adoption and Diffusion, paper presented at the Conference on Computer-Supported Social Interaction, Oxford, OH, April 19-21.