Aleksandra Sarcevic, Ph.D.
College of Computing and Informatics, Drexel University
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Aleksandra Sarcevic is an Assistant Professor in the College of Computing and Informatics at Drexel University. Her research interests lie in the areas of computer-supported cooperative work (CSCW), human-computer interaction (HCI) and health informatics. She received her PhD from the School of Communication and Information (SC&I) at Rutgers University.


18 - 23 April 2015
CHI 2015
Seoul, Korea

24 - 27 March 2015
iConference 2015
Newport Beach, CA

14 - 18 March 2015
CSCW 2015
Vancouver, BC, Canada

20 - 21 November 2014
TSB Speaker Series
Northwestern University
Evanston, IL

15 - 19 November 2014
WISH / AMIA 2014
Washington, DC

9 - 12 November 2014
GROUP 2014
Sanibel Island, FL

16 - 18 August 2014
CSCW 2015 PC Meeting
Evanston, IL


3141 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
P: 215.
E: aleksarc [@] drexel dot edu

About Me
I am an Assistant Professor in the College of Computing and Informatics at Drexel University. Before coming to Drexel, I spent a year as a Visiting Assistant Professor at the University of Colorado Boulder, where I worked with Leysia Palen on the Project EPIC. I completed my doctoral studies in Information Science at the School of Communication and Information at Rutgers University under the mentorship of Michael E. Lesk in October 2009.
I grew up in a small town in the northern, Serbian province of Vojvodina, called Subotica. I completed my Bachelors degree in Film and TV Production at the Faculty of Drama Arts, in Belgrade, Serbia. Prior to coming to the United States in November 2001, I was involved in selecting and organizing programs for several national and international film festivals. Despite switching careers, film remains my big passion. I love going to the movies and sitting in a front row. I am never late and I always sit through the entire end credits. I am a big fan of Italian neorealism (especially of Fellini and DeSica). Other directors I enjoy include Sergio Leone, Wim Wenders and Milos Forman. As for the American cinematography, I believe the best movies were made between 1970 and 1990. Some of the films I keep coming back to include: M.A.S.H. (Robert Altman), The French Connection (William Friedkin), Cabaret (Bob Fosse), The Godfather (Francis Ford Coppola), The Sting (George Roy Hill), The Deer Hunter (Michael Cimino), The Postman Always Rings Twice (Bob Rafelson), Hannah and Her Sisters (Woody Allen), and The Silence of the Lambs (Jonathan Demme).
Besides watching movies, I also enjoy reading, outdoor activities like biking and hiking, and traveling.


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Last updated: November 5, 2014