Faculty

Faculty

Photo of Ashish Aggarwal MS Ashish Aggarwal, MS Instructional Assistant Professor

Learning Analytics; Formative Learning Technologies; Scalable Cognition; CS Education; AI-Ethics

Photo of Diego Alvarado ME Diego Alvarado, ME Instructional Assistant Professor

Video Length; Streaming Video; Active Video Learning; AI Education; Flipped Classroom

Photo of Amie Baisley PhD Amie Baisley, PhD Instructional Assistant Professor

persistence; mastery based grading; faculty evaluations

Photo of Jeremiah Blanchard PhD Jeremiah Blanchard, PhD Instructional Assistant Professor (Computer Engineering Director)

Computing education; CS education; Computer languages; CS assessments; Dual-modality Representation

Photo of Kwansun Cho MS Kwansun Cho, MS Instructional Assistant Professor

Personalized student-centered flipped teaching learning

Photo of Laura Cruz Castro MS Laura Cruz Castro, MS Instructional Assistant Professor

Learning Analytics; Data Science; Computational Thinking; Self-regulated learning

Photo of Pamela Dickrell PhD Pamela Dickrell, PhD Assoc Chair & Instructional Professor

first-year students; design; makerspace education; peer mentoring; student identity

Photo of Andrea Goncher PhD Andrea Goncher, PhD Instructional Assistant Professor

Design and systems thinking; humanitarian engineering; natural language processing; text analytics

Photo of Rui Guo PhD Rui Guo, PhD Instructional Assistant Professor

Engineering Education; Sustainable Transportation

Photo of Philip Jackson PhD Philip Jackson, PhD Instructional Assistant Professor

Game-based learning; First-year design; Magnetohydrodynamic simulation; 3D-printing

Photo of Sarah Jayasekaran PhD Sarah Jayasekaran, PhD Instructional Assistant Professor

Curriculum development; Student retention; Diversity; Smart cities

Photo of Amanpreet Kapoor MS Amanpreet Kapoor, MS Instructional Assistant Professor

Computing education; Employment; Identity; Informal learning

Photo of Gloria Kim PhD Gloria Kim, PhD Assistant Professor

Convergence in engineering education; Global engineering education; Social and ethical issues in STEM research and teaching

Photo of Edward Latorre-Navarro PhD Edward Latorre-Navarro, PhD Associate Engineering (IPPD Director)

Co-teaching; Class engagement; Leadership skills; Mobile learning; Language processing

Photo of John Mendoza-Garcia PhD John Mendoza-Garcia, PhD Instructional Assistant Professor

Systems-thinking; Design-thinking; Problem-solving; Phenomenography; Variation Theory

Photo of Cheryl Resch MS Cheryl Resch, MS Instructional Assistant Professor

computer science education; cybersecurity education

Photo of Sindia Rivera-Jiménez PhD Sindia Rivera-Jiménez, PhD Assistant Professor

Professional Development; Agency in Communities; Transformational Change; Collaboration and Inclusion in Teams.

Photo of Curtis Taylor PhD Curtis Taylor, PhD Associate Dean and Associate Professor
Photo of Hans van Oostrom PhD Hans van Oostrom, PhD Founding Chair and Associate Professor

Dr. van Oostrom earned his M.S., and Ph.D. degrees in Electrical Engineering from the Eindhoven University of Technology in the Netherlands. Starting in 1998 he helped build the UF BME graduate program and served as the graduate coordinator for 7 years and as the associate chair. He led the development of the BME undergraduate program, which admitted its first students in 2012 and served as the undergraduate coordinator for the first 2 years.…

Photo of Idalis Villanueva Alarcón PhD Idalis Villanueva Alarcón, PhD Associate Chair and Associate Professor

Hidden Curriculum; Mentoring; Convergence/Multi-Modal; Emotions; Latinx Issues in Engineering;

Photo of Lilianny Virguez PhD Lilianny Virguez, PhD Instructional Assistant Professor

Non-cognitive skills and engineering students’ success; Motivation to persist in engineering; Mindfulness in Higher Education

Photo of Jeremy Magruder Waisome PhD Jeremy Magruder Waisome, PhD Assistant Professor

Mentoring; Self-efficacy; Engineering problem solving; Narrative methodologies

Photo of Lisha Zhou MS Lisha Zhou, MS Instructional Assistant Professor

Computer Science Education; Educational Technologies; Algorithmic Thinking