Visualizing Resume

Problem: 

Resumes or Curricula Vitae (CVs) describe an order of particular concurrent, sequential, etc. events and activity.
Visualizing your resume may communicate your life more appealing. How, can Visual Analytics methods be
used to structure and explore your resume expressing all your different activities over time.

Aim: 

You should provide a systematic overview of existing approaches in scientific literature that use Information Visualization methods to understand and communicate resumes/CVs. This topics may be extended for a  project or bachelor thesis designing, implementing, and evaluating interactive research prototype.

Topics: 
Visual Analytics
Other information: 

Starting point(s) for research:

http://www.coolinfographics.com/blog/2010/1/8/16-infographic-resumes-a-v...

http://www.simile-widgets.org/timeline/

ChronoZoom: Visualizing Big History: TimeLine Display of History from the Origin of the Universe to Now with Heavy Semantic Zooming

Aigner, W., S. Miksch, H. Schumann, and C. Tominski, "Visualization of Time-Oriented Data", Human-Computer Interaction, 1st, London, UK, Springer Verlag, 2011- --> The TimeViz Browser

 

Scope: 
SE
Scope: 
BA
Scope: 
PR
Contact: 
Silvia Miksch, by appointment, miksch [at] ifs.tuwien.ac.at
Area: 
Visual Analytics (VA)
Status: 
open