|Amber Settle||Vincent de Paul Professor|
From 2008 - 2011 I was the PI on an NSF-funded project on Computational Thinking Across the Curriculum. I was the founding director of the Innovation in Technology Education Center (iTec).
My advising and office hours begin September 5, 2018. My advising and office hours end November 13, 2018.
|Office hours||Advising hours|
|Mondays||3 - 5 pm||Mondays||5 - 6 pm|
|Wednesdays||5 - 6 pm||Wednesdays||3 - 5 pm|
Office hours are open. Students in my classes may call or visit without an appointment during my office hours.
My advising hours are scheduled in advance in 15-minute or 30-minute increments. Use BlueStar available through Campus Connect or e-mail me to schedule advising.
I have a blog about my experiences as a computer science professor and researcher in computing education.
I have been on the SIGCSE Board since 2010, first as an at-large member, then as treasurer, and currently as chair. During my time on the Board I have served on the Awards, Chapters, Special Projects, and Speaker's Fund committees. I was on the program committee for RESPECT 2016: The 2nd International Conference on Research on Equity and Sustained Participation in Engineering, Computing, and Technology. I was the conference co-chair for the 16th Annual Conference on Information Technology Education (SIGITE) and the 4th Annual Conference on Research in Information Technology (RIIT), which was held in Chicago September 30 - October 3, 2015. I was the program co-chair and evaluations coordinator for SIGITE/RIIT 2014, and I was the sponsorship co-chair and evaluations coordinator for SIGITE/RIIT 2013. I handled evaluations on the conference committee for the 18th Annual Conference on Innovation and Technology in Computer Science Education (ITiCSE 2013). Between March 2012 and April 2013 I served as the website administrator for ACM Inroads, and between June 2011 and March 2015 I served on the ACM Inroads Editorial Advisory Board. I was a member of the Editorial Review Board for the Journal of Information Technology: Research and also the Editorial Review Board for the Journal of Information Technology: Innovations in Practice between 2012 and 2014. Between 2007 and 2011 was a member of the Editorial Review Board for the Journal of Information Technology Education.
In 2013 I became a member of the Public Service Council at DePaul. I currently serve on the Executive Committee for the Society of St. Vincent de Paul Professors. I previously served on the Executive Committee between 2008 until 2011 and then again 2017 - 2018, and I was the founding chair of the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning Committee for the Society. Between 2008 and 2013 I was a member of the Chicago Quarter Committee which is part of the Liberal Studies Program at DePaul. I served on the Liberal Studies Council from 2000 until 2004 and was a member of the Liberal Studies Scientific Inquiry Domain Committee from 2001 until 2004. I chaired the Grade Challenge Review Board for the then School of Computer Science, Telecommunications, and Information Systems 1999 - 2003.