Ph.D., Decision Sciences and Engineering Systems---Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, NY, 1998. Dissertation: The Cognitive Role of Visualization in the Modeling Process. Major area: Information and Decision Systems. Advisor: William A. Wallace.
M.S., Industrial & Management Engineering---Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, NY, 1994.
M.A., Counseling Psychology---Antioch New England Graduate School, Keene, NH, 1988. Areas of concentration: Individual Psychotherapy and Group Psychotherapy.
Williamstown, MA, 1984. Graduated cum laude.
Offered National Science Foundation Post-Doctoral Fellowship at U. of California at Berkeley, 1998.
4.0 Cumulative GPA at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.
Dean's Committee on Women in Engineering, Rensselaer (1997-1998).
Rensselaer Founders Award of Excellence, awarded to 1% of Rensselaer students each year (1997).
General Electric Faculty for the Future Fellowship (1996-1997, 1997-1998).
National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship Competition: Honorable Mention (1994).
Pi Mu Industrial Engineering Honor Society
American Association for Artificial Intelligence (AAAI)
Institute for Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Computer Society
for Computing Machinery (ACM)
- 2000 Postdoctoral Fellow, Visualization & Intelligent User Interfaces
Group, Robotics Institute, Carnegie Mellon University.