Karen Aguar

University of Georgia - Computer Science
Ph.D. Candidate

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



University of Georgia

Fall 2012 - present

Georgia College & State University

B.S. Computer Science - 2012


​University of Georgia Aug. 2015 - May 2016

CSCI 1301 Intro to Programming
CSCI 2720 Data Structures

Teaching Assistant
​University of Georgia Jan. 2013 - present

Winner of 2015 Outstanding Teaching Award

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