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Tara Matthews


Tara Matthews is a User Experience Researcher in Google's Security & Privacy Research & Design Group. Her research is focused on usable privacy and security. Prior to joining Google in June 2014, Tara was a Research Scientist at IBM Research - Almaden for nearly 7 years, studying and improving the design of workplace collaboration and social software. Tara earned her Ph.D. in Computer Science from the University of California, Berkeley. Her major was Human-Computer Interaction and her dissertation work informed the design and evaluation of glanceable (low attention) information visualizations.

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