Doug A. Bowman is the Frank J. Maher Professor of Computer Science and Director of the Center for Human-Computer Interaction. He is the principal investigator of the 3D Interaction Group, focusing on the topics of user experience in virtual reality (VR) and augmented reality (AR). He received the Technical Achievement award from the IEEE Visualization and Graphics Technical Committee in 2014 and the Career Impact award from IEEE ISMAR in 2021. His undergraduate degree in mathematics and computer science is from Emory University, and he received his M.S. and Ph.D. in computer science from the Georgia Institute of Technology.