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Brianna Odom

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Before attending Northwestern University, Brianna attended Emory University in Atlanta, GA for five years. At Emory she received Bachelor's degrees in Mathematics and East Asian Studies, and additionally earned certificates in beginner and intermediate sign language.

Currently, Brianna is working on her MS in Robotics at Northwestern. She is hoping to expand her range of academic experiences to help her find her ideal career path. She is especially interested in robotic prosthetics, and is hoping to work with the Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago. After completing the MSR program, she is hoping to land a position in industry. Example applications of interest include working with the military to help design exoskeletons for field operations, working on autonomous transportation, or surgical robotics.