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Name: Jamie Gorson
Bio: Hi! I’m Jamie! I’m starting my 5th year as a PhD student in Computer Science and Learning Sciences at Northwestern University. I work with Professor Eleanor O’Rourke in the Delta Lab. We study student persistence in CS through psychological angles, like mindset and self-efficacy with the goal of designing technology to help lower student dropout and enhance the CS1 student experience.
Affiliation: Northwestern University
Personal website: http://jamiegorson.com
Research interests: Motivation, persistence and efficacy in educational envrionments
|ICER 2020||Author of Why do CS1 students think they’re bad at programming? Investigating self-efficacy and self-assessments at three universities within the Research Papers-track|