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Adrienne Slaughter

Assistant Clinical Professor - Seattle


Office Location

Northeastern University - Seattle
401 Terry Ave N
Seattle, WA 98109

Mailing Address

Northeastern University
ATTN: Adrienne Slaughter, 202 WVH
360 Huntington Avenue
Boston, MA 02115

Research Interests

  • Personal health informatics
  • Mobile app design & development
  • Information visualization


  • PhD in Computer Science and Engineering, University of Washington
  • MA in Learning, Design, and Technology, Stanford University
  • BS in Computer Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology


Adrienne Slaughter is an assistant clinical professor in the Khoury College of Computer Sciences at Northeastern University’s Seattle campus. Prior to joining the faculty at Northeastern, Slaughter worked at multiple startups as both a data and software scientist. She spent seven years at Pacific Northwest National Laboratory where she planned and executed studies with applications, including homeland security and emergency response. She has also spent time at Mountain Safety Research, Intel Research Seattle, and Mitsubishi Electric Research Laboratory (MERL).

Slaughter holds a bachelor’s in computer science from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, a MA in Learning, Design, and Technology from Stanford University and a PhD in Computer Science and Engineering from the University of Washington. Slaughter’s work spans the areas of human-computer interaction, ubiquitous computing, and mobile devices, user research, and data science.