Alvitta Ottley

Alvitta Ottley

Assistant Professor

Computer Science & Engineering

  • Phone314-935-2738
  • OfficeJolley Hall, Room 410


PhD, Tufts University, 2016
MS, Tufts University, 2013


Focuses on designing personalized & adaptive visualization systems


Alvitta Ottley's current research interests include information visualization, human-computer interaction and visual analytics. Previously funded by NSF and U.S. Army, her research pursues areas such as learning and modeling user behavior, individual differences, and personalized health risk communication. Her work has been published in leading conferences and journals such as CHI, InfoVis, VAST and TVCG.


Professor Ottley joined the Department of Computer Science & Engineering at Washington University in St. Louis in 2016.