Heather A. Corcoran, MFA

Director of the College and Graduate School of Art, and Jane Reuter Hitzeman and Herbert F. Hitzeman Jr. Professor of Art, Sam Fox School of Design & Visual Arts
data visualization, design thinking, information design, health communication

Professor Corcoran is interested in how visual design can make health data more meaningful. She has developed a variety of collaborative projects for social impact, building digital data tools and other information displays, and testing their impact on specific populations.

Dr. Corcoran blogs at the site Corcoran for Design.