Emma Rose is an Associate Professor in Interdisciplinary Arts & Sciences at UW Tacoma with an adjunct appointment in Human Centered Design & Engineering at UW Seattle, where she is the co-director of The Momentary Experience Lab (MeLab).
Her research interests include participatory and human-centered design and developing methods to engage communities and vulnerable populations in the design process.
She is currently working on a team to design EMAR, a social robot to address teen stress. She is an affiliate researcher at the Sites of Translation User-Experience Research Center. She currently serves as the Past Chair of ACM SIGDOC.