Rita M. Bush, Ph.D
Intelligence Advanced Research Projects Activity / ODNI
|Dr. Rita M Bush is a Program Manager in the Intelligence Advanced Research Projects Activity (IARPA), in the Office of the Director of National Intelligence (ODNI). She previously served as Division Chief of the Information Exploitation (InfoX) Research Division in the Disruptive Technology Office (DTO), where she oversaw an extensive research portfolio in a variety of topics of interest to the Intelligence Community, including natural language understanding, video exploitation, collaborative work environments, social network analysis, modeling and simulation, and information visualization. Her current research interests include novel human-computer interaction technologies and virtual worlds. Prior to becoming a federal government employee, Dr. Bush was employed as a Program Manager at AT&T and at Telcordia Technologies. She began her career as a researcher in Human Factors at Bell Labs. She holds a Ph.D. in Experimental Psychology.|
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