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Jane Margolis

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PROFESSIONAL ROLES

  • Higher Ed: Education 

BIO

Jane is a qualitative researcher whose work is committed to transformation of our education system. Her work has focus for the last 10 years on the gender and race gap in computer science. She has been the PI on several long-term National Science Foundation grants that have resulted in several partnerships with the Los Angeles Unified School District, the second largest and one of the most diverse in the country.  

EXPERTISE

Social inequities in education; race and gender inequities in computer science; qualitative research 

RECENT PUBLICATIONS

Stuck in the Shallow End: Education, Race, and Computing (MIT Press, 2008). With Rachel Estrella, Joanna Goode, Jennifer Jellison Holme, Kim Nao.

Unlocking the Clubhouse: Women in Computing (MIT Press, 2002). With Allan Fisher.