Research Areas: Human-Computer Interaction, Health Informatics
Lauren Wilcox, PhD is an associate professor in the School of Interactive Computing. She conducts human-centered computing research in service of human health and well-being. Wilcox received a CAREER award from the NSF and a Dissertation Award from the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ). She has authored several recognized papers (e.g., papers receiving
editor's choice designation, best paper, and best paper honorable mention). Wilcox was named a Senior Member of the ACM in 2020. She was an inaugural member of the ACM Future of Computing Academy. She frequently serves on the organizing and technical program committees for premier conferences in the field (e.g., ACM CHI). Wilcox received her PhD in Computer Science from Columbia University in 2013.