Gemma Webster

Gemma Webster

Dr Gemma Webster



Gemma Webster is a Lecturer in the Information Systems Subject Group. Gemma's principle research interests lie in the field of human computer interaction, health care, older adults, community and assistive technologies. She is an experienced multidisciplinary researcher who has worked in a number of different environments and areas including healthcare, nature conservation, community organisations and heritage. A key aspect of all Gemma's research is that it involves ‘real-world’ environments, problems and partners.

Gemma was a Research Fellow on the CURIOS, POWKist and MinkApp projects at the dot.rural Digital Economy Research Hub at the University of Aberdeen before joining Napier. Gemma completed her undergraduate degree in computing (2008) and PhD (2011) at the School of Computing, University of Dundee before moving to Lancaster University as a Research Associate.



Conference Activity

  • Gemma Webster has been invited to be on the program committee for the International Workshop on Personalisation and Adaptation in Technology for Health (PATH 2016) at the 24th International Conference on User Modelling, Adaptation and Personalisation (UMAP 2016)
  • Dr Gemma Webster is appointed to international symposium programme committee


Grant Reviewer

  • EPSRC Peer Review Associate College member


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