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Associate Professor of the Practice of Computer Science

Faculty Area:
Computer Science Education
Email:
forbes at cs.duke.edu
Office:
D235 LSRC
Phone:
(919) 660-6550
Web page:
http://www.cs.duke.edu/~forbes
Education

Ph.D., University of California-Berkeley, 2002
B.S., Stanford University, 1993

Research

Computer science education, intelligent control and robotics, and network science

Selected Publications
  • Osborne, R. B., Thomas, T., and Forbes, J. "Teaching with Robots: A Service-Learning Approach to Mentor Training." Proceedings of the 41st Technical Symposium on Computer Science Education, Milwaukee, WI, 2010.
  • Osborne, R. B., Thomas, T., and Forbes, J. "RoboCupJunior Primer: Expanding Educational Robotics." Proceedings of the 2010 AAAI Spring Symposium: Using Electronic Tangibles to Promote Learning: Design and Evaluation, March 2010.
  • Alt, C., Astrachan, O., Forbes, J., Lucic, R., and Rodger, S. "Social Networks Generate Interest in Computer Science." Proceedings of the 36th Technical Symposium on Computer Science Education, Houston, TX, 2006.
  • Bailey, T. and Forbes, J. "Just-in-Time Teaching for CS0." Proceedings of the 36th Technical Symposium on Computer Science Education, 2005.
  • Bailey, T. and Forbes, J. "Computers and Society in CS0: An Interactive Approach." Proceedings of the 34th ASEE/IEEE Frontiers in Education Conference, 2004.
Extended List of Publications

Publications by Jeffrey R. N. Forbes