David Weintrop

David Weintrop

David Weintrop

Assistant Professor
Office: 
Patuxent 2109J
Telephone: 
301-405-3324

Dr. Weintrop studies the design and implementation of accessible and engaging programming environments that support learners in developing meaningful understandings of computational ideas and positive attitudes towards computing and holds a joint appointment with the College of Education.

RESEARCH INTERESTS

  • Human-Computer Interaction
  • Learning & Design
  • Computational Research Methodologies
  • Computational Thinking & Literacy
  • Video Games
  • Data Science

EDUCATION

  • PhD, Learning Sciences, Northwestern University, 2016
  • BS, Computer Science, University of Michigan, 2005

RECOGNITION

  • Northwestern Dissertation and Cognitive Science Fellowships
  • 1st Place Graduate Student Research Competition at SIGCSE
Research Projects: