His work focuses on the design and study of social computing systems for collaborative creativity and collective action.
He was named one of the 35 Innovators under 35 by the MIT Technology Review in Spanish, one of CNET's most influential Latinos in Tech, and one of Boston's Emerging Leaders by the Boston Business Journal.
His work has been awarded at Ars Electronica, the MacArthur Digital Media & Learning Competition, received best paper awards at CHI, CSCW, and ICWSM, and featured in The New York Times, CNN, Wired, NPR, and El País, among others.
- J. Nathan Matias and Andres Monroy-Hernandez, NewsPad: Designing for Collaborative Storytelling in Neighborhoods, no. MSR-TR-2014-13, March 2014
- Aaron Shaw, Haoqi Zhang, Andres Monroy-Hernandez, Sean Munson, Benjamin Mako Hill, Elizabeth Gerber, Peter Kinnaird, and Patrick Minder, Computer Supported Collective Action, in interactions, ACM, March 2014
- Munmun De Choudhury, Andres Monroy-Hernandez, and Gloria Mark, "Narco" Emotions: Affect and Desensitization in Social Media during the Mexican Drug War, in Proceedings of CHI 2014, ACM, 2014
- Elena Agapie and Andres Monroy-Hernandez, Eventful: Crowdsourcing Local News Reporting, Collective Intelligence Conference, 2014
- Jeffrey M. Rzeszotarski, Emma S. Spiro, Jorge Nathan Matias, Andres Monroy-Hernandez, and Meredith Ringel Morris, Is Anyone Out There? Unpacking Q&A Hashtags on Twitter, in Proceedings of CHI 2014, ACM, 2014
- Andres Monroy-Hernandez, Shelly Farnham, Emre Kiciman, Munmun De Choudhury, and Scott Counts, Smart societies: from citizens as sensors to collective action, in interactions, ACM, July 2013
- Benjamin Mako Hill and Andres Monroy-Hernandez, The Remixing Dilemma: the Trade-off Between Generativity and Originality, in American Behavioral Scientist, American Behavioral Scientist, May 2013
- Sarah Hallacher, Jenny Rodenhouse, and Andres Monroy-Hernandez, Mixsourcing: Exploring Bounded Creativity as a Form of Crowdsourcing, ACM Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems, 29 April 2013
- Yuheng Hu, Shelly Farnham, and Andres Monroy-Hernandez, Whoo.ly: Facilitating Information Seeking For Hyperlocal Communities Using Social Media, ACM Sig CHI 2013, 29 April 2013
- Andres Monroy-Hernandez, danah boyd, Emre Kıcıman, Munmun De Choudhury, and Scott Counts, The New War Correspondents: The Rise of Civic Media Curation in Urban Warfare, in The 16th ACM Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work and Social Computing (CSCW), ACM Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work, 23 February 2013
- Benjamin Mako Hill and Andres Monroy-Hernandez, The cost of collaboration for code and art: Evidence from a remixing community, ACM Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work, February 2013
- Andres Monroy-Hernandez, Emre Kıcıman, danah boyd, and Scott Counts, Tweeting the Drug War: Empowerment, Intimidation, and Regulation in Social Media, in HCIC, Human Computer Interaction International Conference, 25 June 2012
- Andres Monroy-Hernandez, Emre Kıcıman, danah boyd, and Scott Counts, "Narcotweets": Social Media in Wartime, in The 6th Intl. Conference on Weblogs and Social Media (ICWSM), American Association for Artificial Intelligence , 4 June 2012
- Andres Monroy-Hernandez, Benjamin Mako Hill, Jazmin Gonzalez-Rivero, and danah boyd, Computers can't Give Credit: How Automatic Attribution Falls Short in an Online Remixing Community, in Proceeedings of the ACM CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems, ACM Conference on Human Factors for Computing Systems (CHI), 2011, 2011