Carnegie Mellon University
Acting Director, Masters in Human-Computer Interaction

Mentored masters students, led masters program management team, recruited and worked closely with industry sponsors, taught capstone project courses, advised student research teams, oversaw program budget and administration, acted as liaison to other academic departments, and engaged with alumni community

Adjunct Faculty

Taught masters classes on think-aloud protocol, expert review, and competitive analysis

Pittsburgh, PA
User Experience Designer

Led multidisciplinary user interface team on a DARPA project to integrate AI programming by demonstration into the US Army’s collaborative command and control systems and conducted user studies on military installations in the US and Iraq

Carnegie Mellon University
Research Programmer

Designed student and instructor interfaces for cognitive tutors

Città della Pieve, Italy
Stage & Technical Manager

Designed lighting and managed crew, singers, publicity, and rigging

Amherst College
Kermes Technology Fellow

Technology liaison to student body, initiated computer donation program for nonprofits

Pittsburgh, PA
M.S. Human-Computer Interaction

Intelligent tutoring systems, game design, conceptual models
3.92 GPA

Amherst, MA
B.A. Computer Science and Theater & Dance

Set design, cryptography, intelligent tutoring systems, stage directing, dance
3.75 GPA

Learning by Demonstration for a Collaborative Planning Environment

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Learning by Demonstration Technology for Military Planning and Decision Making: A Deployment Story

Innovative Applications of Artificial Intelligence (IAAI) PDF

Learning by Demonstration to Support Military Planning and Decision Making

Innovative Applications of Artifical Intelligence (IAAI) PDF

  • Adaptation
  • Contextual Design, Wireframing, Storyboarding, Prototyping, Heuristic Evaluation, Think-Aloud Protocol
  • Java, HTML, CSS, C++
  • OmniGraffle, Keynote Photoshop, Illustrator
  • Set Design, Lighting Design, Carpentry, Welding, Drafting, Architectural Model Building, Storytelling