Dr. Arriaga is a developmental psychologist in the School of Interactive Computing. Her emphasis is on using psychological theory and methods to address fundamental topics of human computer interaction.

Current research interests in the area of health include:

o How technology and crowdsourcing can aid individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) and their caregivers,
o How mobile solutions can improve asthma management in children and
o How lab-based technologies can be scaled and deployed to broaden their impact