Dr. Sarah Coppola is an Assistant Teaching Professor in the Department of Human Centered Design & Engineering at the University of Washington. Sarah is an educator and researcher whose work focuses on how technology and systems design affects people’s performance and health.
Her research explores bias in technology and how people are excluded by design. She holds a doctoral degree in Ergonomics from the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, a MS in Human Factors Engineering from Tufts, and a BS in Mechanical Engineering from Northwestern. Prior to UW, she completed a post doctoral fellowship in Healthcare Human Factors at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.