Brief Bio

Dr. Renée McCauley is a professor and department chair of Computer Science at the College of Charleston. Her scholarly activities revolve around computer science education, and include teaching, curriculum development, and collaborative education-based research on the cognitive development of novice programmers. Her career has also included numerous service contributions to the international community of computer science educators, through her involvement with ACM and the SIGCSE organizations in particular, as well as to her own campus. She has been recognized as an ACM Distinguished Member, for her career contributions in computer science education research and service, in 2017. In 2022, she was selected as the SIGCSE Lifetime Service Award winner; the award was presented on March 17, 2023 at the SIGCSE Technical Symposium in Toronto. See the CofC College Today article about this award.

Contact information

Best way to reach me is by email: mccauleyr [at] CofC [dot] edu
Office phone: 843-953-3187.