Dennis Charles Frezzo
Dennis joined the UMD iSchool as an adjunct professor in 2019, teaching INST 346 Technologies, Infrastructure, and Architecture (online). Dennis is a Learning Scientist and Architect for telecom company Cisco Systems, Inc, in San Jose, CA. He leads a team that applies the learning sciences to the rapid prototyping of learning tools for the Cisco Networking Academy program. Dennis has 30 years of teaching experience in electronics, physics, networking, and the Internet of Things (IoT). At the iSchool, he has been impressed by the diversity and sincerity of our students and is enjoying the opportunity to positively impact lives. He’s also interested in teaching or research opportunities around the intersection of design, HCI, IoT systems, cloud computing, and networking education. Dennis also enjoys traveling to Japan and playing ultimate frisbee.