Jean SalacCV Postdoctoral Scholar
Mary Gates Hall 015
Jean Salac is a postdoctoral researcher and Computing Innovations Fellow at the University of Washington's Code & Cognition Lab. Her research interests include computer science education and child-computer interaction, particularly in justice-focused computing for young learners. Her work has won Best Paper at the International Computing Education Research Conference (ICER) and an honorable mention for Best Paper at the conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (SIGCHI). She has also been named an EECS Rising Star. She earned her PhD in 2021, her M.S. in 2020 from the University of Chicago, and her B.S. from the University of Virginia in 2017, all in Computer Science.