Karen Aguar

University of Georgia - Computer Science
Ph.D. Candidate


Email: kaguar@uga.edu
News: Women in Technology/ACM Perspective

 

Education

University of Georgia

Fall 2012 - present

Georgia College & State University

B.S. Computer Science - 2012

Work

Instructor
​University of Georgia Aug. 2015 - May 2016

​Courses:
CSCI 1301 Intro to Programming
CSCI 2720 Data Structures

Teaching Assistant
​University of Georgia Jan. 2013 - present

Winner of 2015 Outstanding Teaching Award

​Courses:
CSCI 1301 Intro to Programming (Instructor of Record)
CSCI 1301L Intro to Programming Lab (Lab Instructor)
CSCI 2670 Introduction to Theory of Computing (TA)

Computer Science Tutor
​Georgia College & State University 2011 - 2012

Tutored undergraduate students in the following courses: Java I, Java II, Data Structures for Java, C++, Discrete Mathematical Structures for Computer Science

Peer Teacher ​Georgia College & State University 2011 - 2012 ​

Created videos to supplement the textbook and aid in class discussion for Java I and Java II courses.

Health Information Technology Undergraduate Research Assistant ​2011 - University of Central Arkansas REU

Worked in the field of Health Information Technology (HIT). Created a system to predict at-risk fetuses for neurological disorders with 76% prediction accuracy.

Engineer ​2010 - Infinity Network Solutions

Logged and completed tickets in helpdesk queue. Performed level 1 helpdesk assistance working with anti-virus, servers, email troubleshooting, custom software support, and reloading computers