Social Studies of Computing

Multidisciplinary Research Group at McGill University

People

Group Coordinator
Portrait Elizabeth Patitsas (pah-TEET-sas; IPA: /pa’titsas/, /pəˈtitsəs/ or /pʌˈtitsəs/)
she/her - Website - Blog - Twitter

Assistant professor, School of Computer Science and Department of Integrated Studies in Education
Interests: sociology of CS education, practices of CS educators, policy analysis of CS educational initatives, gender studies, disability studies, social theory
Members
Portrait Giulia Alberini
she/her

Faculty lecturer, School of Computer Science
Interests: CS education, teaching & learning of introductory programming, diversity in CS, cryptography
Portrait Horațiu Halmaghi (IPA: /ho’ratsiu/ /halmagi/)
he/him

Master's student, Department of Integrated Studies in Education
Interests: sociology of education, anti-colonialism, critical race studies, social impacts of computing, critical pedagogy
Portrait Michelle Lin
she/her - Twitter

Undergraduate student, School of Computer Science
Interests: digital literacy, diversity and inclusion, technology and accessibility
Portrait Eric Mayhew
he/him

Undergraduate student, School of Computer Science
Interests: CS Education, student-centred learning in CS, sociology of education
Portrait Brigitte Pientka
she/her - Website

Associate professor, School of Computer Science
Interests: foundations of programming languages, logic in computer science, gender studies, diversity in CS
Portrait Dirk Schlimm
he/him - Website

Associate professor, Department of Philosophy and Associate member of the School of Computer Science
Interests: history and philosophy of mathematics and science, cognitive science
Portrait Yuan Stevens (Yoo-ann)
she/her, they/them - Website - Twitter

Student, School of Computer Science
Interests: computer security, the human factors of security researchers, gender studies, queer theory, critical race theory
Portrait Lis Sulmont
she/her - Website

Master's student, School of Computer Science
Interests: human-computer interaction, algorithmic bias, digital literacy
Portrait Jess Quynh Tran
they/them

Undergraduate student, School of Computer Science
Interests: queer theory, critical race studies, and inclusion & diversity
Alumni
Portrait Pierre Theo Klein
he/him - Website - GitHub

Undergraduate student, Cognitive Science Program
Interests: CS Education, Peer-to-Peer Tutoring, Web Development, Cognitive Science