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
Keywords:
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.

Design, health and the Portland Trail Blazers: Dr. Corcoran is profiled in the Washington University Record.