Cecilia Aragon PhD

mathematics/statistics , machine learning , software/web development , visualization (graphics, computer animation) , HCI , education , University of Washington


Dr. Aragon's current research focuses on visual analytics, data science, collaborative creativity, emotion in text communication, text analytics, and the study of socio-technical systems including online text communication and social media. Her research group both develops software for and produces qualitative studies relating to the socio-technical aspects of data science with a focus on very large text data sets. Some of her other projects include the use of computer gaming for collaborative science and engineering learning and discovery, and topics related to usability and sustainability.


University of Washington Human Centered Design & Engineering, Computer Science & Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Information Associate Professor, Adjunct Associate Professor, Adjunct Associate Professor
University of Washington eScience Institute Adjunct Associate Professor Senior Data Science Fellow