Emily is an AOL Fellow and Information Science PhD student at Cornell Tech focusing on Human-Computer Interaction. Her advisor is Mor Naaman, and she is part of the Social Technologies Lab and Connected Experiences Lab. She has worked as a UX Researcher and Designer for companies like Airbnb, Sifteo, Google, Coca-Cola, and Disney Research. With a background in Engineering and Psychology from Swarthmore College, and experience in location-based entertainment from Carnegie Mellon University, she aims to design playful technologies that encourage connections between collocated people. In her free time, Emily enjoys walking around cities, eating gougères, and playing crossword puzzles.
es765 [at] cornell.edu