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Renée A. McCauley

Professor and Graduate Program Director

Address: Harbor Walk East, Rm 317
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Phone: 843.953.3187
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  • Immediate Past Chair, 2013-2016
  • Chair, 2010-2013
  • Treasurer, 2007-2010
  • Board member, 2004-2007

ACM SIG Governing Board

  • Member, executive committee 2013-2015

CSIS Graduate Program

  • Director, 2009-Fall 2013

Computing in the Arts: A Community-Building Initiative       

  • Co-PI, NSF TUES II, Award # 1323605
  • September 15, 2013 - September 14, 2016

Computing in the Arts: A Model Curriculum

  • Co-PI, NSF TUES I, Award # 1044861
  • March 1, 2011-February 28, 2013


University of Southwestern Louisiana
PhD in Computer Science 1992
MS in Computer Science

Louisiana State University
MS of Education in Administration and Supervision
BS in Secondary Mathematics Education

Research Interests

Dr. McCauley's scholarly activities revolve around computer science education, and include: teaching, curriculum development, and collaborative education-based research. Her research is focused on the cognitive development of novice programmers.