Applied HCI: Career and Beyond

February 14, 2020 - 2:30 PM to 5:00 PM
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Brief Bio: 

Dr.  Jamika D. Burge serves as Dean of Eno University, a professional development program supporting Capital One’s conversational AI at-scale. She and her work has been featured in the New York Times and ComputerWorld, and she was recognized by HackBright Academy as a Top Tech Leader to Watch (2016). Professionally, she served as a tech consultant to DARPA in the Information Innovation Office, consulted for Google, the National Center for Women in Technology (NCWIT), and the American Association of Colleges & Universities (AAC&U).  

 

She  is an authority in research and programming that investigates the intersectionality of black women and girls in computing. Dr. Burge serves on the advisory board for the Center for Minorities and People with DIsabilities in IT (CMD-IT) (since 2015),  and the Center for Inclusive Computing, at Northeastern University (since 2020). She is the  Founder and Principal of Design & Technology Concepts, LLC.  She is a blackcomputeHER.org (pronounced 'black computer') co-founder. She serves as co-PI for the NSF-funded Building Student Retention through Individuated Guided coHort Training in CS (BRIGHT-CS) project and also co-PI for Girls Rock TECH! She is a graduate of Fisk University and holds a PhD in Computer Science from Virginia Tech.  She is a research scientist consultant with the Thurgood Marshall College Fund (TMCF) and has been a computer science professor at several HBCU’s, including Spelman College, North Carolina A&T State University, and Howard University.  

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