Principal Research Fellow, Institute on Computing and Society (UNU-CS), United Nations University

Dr. Hannah Thinyane is a Principal Research Fellow at the United Nations University Institute on Computing and Society (UNU-CS) in Macau SAR, China. Her research focuses on ICT for development, and human-computer interaction, particularly looking at the use of technology to enhance the agency of victims of human trafficking. Her research interests are mobile computing, human-computer interaction and the use of ICTs for development.


  • –present
    Principal Research Fellow, United Nations University


  • 2006 
    University of South Australia, PhD (Com Sci)