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Beryl Hoffman, Ph.D.
Co-Chair of Natural Science, Mathematics and Technology; Professor of Computer Science
Lyons Center First Floor 103


B.A.Wellesley College
MSEUniversity of Pennsylvania
Ph.D.University of Pennsylvania


Dr. Hoffman’s research interests are in computer science education and broadening participation in computer science for female and minority students. In her NSF and Google research grants, she develops curriculum and trains teachers for AP high school and college courses involving mobile apps and Java. Her NSF grant “Girls Immersed in Robotics Learning Simulations (GIRLS)” is a joint venture with UMass Amhert and Holyoke Codes to interest girls in robotics.