Analía E. Rao

Research Associate II


Analía E. Rao is a Research Associate II for the Center for Education, Integrating Science, Mathematics and Computing (CEISMC) at Georgia Tech, where she serves as the Director of the GoSTEAM program. She earned her Diploma in Social Work from Universidad del Salvador (USAL), Argentina, in 2001. From 2001 to 2004, she served as a field faculty at the USAL School of Social Work.
In 2004, Analía immigrated to the United States and joined the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) School of Public Affairs as a visiting scholar, where she later obtained a Master’s in Social Welfare. From 2007 to 2009, Analía served as the Assistant Director of the UCLA Center for Policy Research on Aging, where she managed several research projects on policy issues affecting the Latino community. 
In addition to her research and program management experience, Analía has extensive clinical experience in working with culturally diverse populations, and throughout her career has worked and collaborated with various community agencies and organizations to help meet the needs of individuals and families. She has worked as a medical social worker at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles, Boston Children’s Hospital, and Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta. Analía is the recipient of the Buenos Aires Health Ministry Residency Fellowship in Public Health and the William Randolph Hearst Endowed Scholarship, and is a member of the National Association of Social Workers.


Analía E. Rao, MSW, LCSW
Research Associate II
Program Director, GoSTEAM
Center for Education Integrating Science, Mathematics, and Computing (CEISMC)
Georgia Institute of Technology
Atlanta, GA 30332-0282
Phone: (404) 894-0777