Hello! My name is Gayathri and I am from India. I’m a doctoral student at the University of Missouri majoring in Human-Computer Interaction at the iSchool. I completed my Master’s in Engineering Technology and Bachelor’s in Computer Science Engineering. My research interests are interactions in Virtual Reality Environments, e-learning, data science visualization, and Usability and User experience studies. I’m currently a research assistant Dr. Xu’s TELL Research Lab and working on research projects that align with my research interests. I have also been a graduate research assistant on many usability projects in the Information Experience Lab at the Allen Institute.