David Weintrop

David Weintrop

Assistant Professor
Telephone: 
301-405-3324

FOCUS

  • Design and implementation of accessible and engaging programming environments that support learners in developing meaningful understandings of computational ideas and positive attitudes towards computing.

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 Grad. Student Research Competition at SIGCSE, Travel Grants.

JOINT APPOINTMENT

  • 25% College of Information Studies
  • 75% College of Education

 

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