Welcome to the HCI Sorbonne group! If you’re starting as a master student, PhD, postdoc or permanent member, this page should help you get things done fast.

Who to talk to

  • Take a look at the lab jobs page
  • Start asking questions to the current master students and PhDs
  • For administrative questions, the ISIR assistants next to the front door should be able to help you
  • If you still don’t have an answer to your question, ask Gilles, Yvonne, Baptiste or Nacho, they are the permanent researchers

Your first day

  • If you’re a PhD student or postdoc (!new! also an M2 intern): ask to join the intranet via your ISIR account
  • Ask to join the hci mailing list: send an email to sympa@isir.upmc.fr with the subject ‘subscribe hci John Doe’ <– replace with your name ?
  • Ask to join the shared google calendar
  • Ask to join the HCI Shared Space folder on the ISIR cloud
  • Mail: You should have an e-mail as firs.last@isir.upmc.fr, and you should automatically be added to several mailing lists (stagiaires, isir_all,..)
    • Login to your webmail account
    • Configure your e-mail client following the instructions
    • Ask for an alias as first.last@sorbonne-universite.fr if you do not have one yet, via the SU hotline
  • Follow our Twitter account HCI Sorbonne

Your first week

  • Write a welcome e-mail to hci@isir.upmc.fr where you introduce yourself. Mention your name, who you’re working with and something about your project. Also tell us about yourself!
  • Create your personal page and add your photo to the people page
  • Propose to take a team task in the next weekly meeting
  • Get your key with the ISIR lab assistants
  • Get your lunch card
  • If you’re a PhD student or postdoc (!new! also an M2 intern): configure your e-mail client