Ailie is a Research Engineer at Adobe focusing on Human-Computer Interaction. In 2020, she received her PhD in Computer Science from UC San Diego, where she was advised by Scott Klemmer in the Design Lab. Her dissertation focused on supporting and improving peoples’ creativity while they work with digital tools by harvesting existing expert resources and presenting them in context. In 2013, she completed her Honours Bachelor of Science at the University of Toronto with a Specialist in Math & Computer Science and a Major in Music.
Most recently, Ailie has been working on Project Blink, an AI-powered video editor on the web. Details about her previous projects and publications can be found on her website.