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Dr. Amalia Rusu

Associate Professor of Software Engineering
arusu@fairfield.edu
o: Bannow Science Center Rm 301 B
p: x2524

 

Honors

Awards

  • Connecticut Women of Innovations Finalist in Academic Innovation and Leadership, 2013 & 2014
  • 38th ASEE/IEEE Frontiers in Education NAE CASEE New Faculty Fellow, 2009 (including conference travel grant sponsored by National Academy of Engineering and Center for the Advancement of Scholarship on Engineering Education)
  • Faculty Professional Learning Communities (FPLC) Award (WiSTEM group), 2010, Fairfield University
  • Federal Aviation Administration Certificate of Appreciation, 2008 and 2009

Grants

  • Ethics in Software Engineering, Applied Ethics Summer Research Grant, Fairfield University, 2013.
  • Google Apps and Gaming Tools for CS Education, Google, 2013.
  • Fairfield University Computing Education Academy, ASML Foundation, UI and private donors, 2013.
  • Introducing Gaming Tools for Computing Education in STEM Related Curricula, Google, 2012.
  • A Rapid Simulation Environment for Rotorcrafts, Research Grant, NASA Connecticut Space Grant Consortium, 2011-2012.
  • A Human Interactive Proof System Using Tree-Based Handwritten CAPTCHAs, Research Grant, Fairfield University,Summer 2009.
  • Transforming Web Development into a Service Learning Course, Service Learning Course Development Grant, Fairfield University,2009 - 2010.
  • Securing Cyberspace Using Human Reading Abilities of Handwritten Words and Sentences, Mark Diamond Research Grant, University at Buffalo, 2005 - 2006.