California Teaching Credential in Secondary Math, Loyola-Marymont University | Teach for AmericaMaster's in Computer Science, University of Southern CaliforniaBachelor's in Electrical Engineering, University of Virginia

"We can only see a short distance ahead, but we can see plenty there that needs to be done."

Alan Turing


Research interests include:

Computer Science Education


Elizabeth Orrico joined the Department of Computer Science as a lecturer in August 2020. Prior to her appointment at UVA Engineering, she spent two years as a physics and math teacher in Los Angeles as a Teach For America corpsmember. In 2017, she received a master’s in computer science from University of Southern California. Orrico received a bachelor’s in electrical engineering from the University of Virginia in 2015.

Research Interests

  • Image and signal processing applied to astronomy
  • Medical imaging and commercial software
  • Operations research applied to airport security
  • Game theory

Courses Taught

  • CS 2102 Discrete Mathematics Fall 2020 Semester