Juan E. Gilbert

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Juan E. Gilbert
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Born (1969-02-27) February 27, 1969 (age 45)
Hamilton, Ohio
Nationality United States American
Fields Human-Centered Computing, Computer Science
Institutions Clemson University
Alma mater Miami University, University of Cincinnati
Doctoral advisor Chia-Yung Han
Known for Human-Centered Computing, Electronic Voting, Usability, Accessibility, Learning Technologies, Spoken Language Systems, Multimodal Interfaces, Ethnocomputing, Databases, Data Analytics, Broadening Participation in Computing
Notable awards Presidential Award for Excellence in Science, Mathematics, and Engineering Mentoring, FCC Chairman's Award for Advancement in Accessibility

Juan E. Gilbert (born February 27, 1969) is a prominent American computer scientist, researcher, inventor, and educator.[1][2][3] A staunch advocate of diversity in the computing sciences, Gilbert's successful efforts to increase the number of underrepresented minorities in the computing disciplines have been recognized by professional engineering organizations[4] and the United States government.[5][6][7] In honor of both his accomplishments and his service to the university, Gilbert was awarded the first Presidential Endowed Chair at Clemson University on November 9, 2012.[8][9] With appointments in both the School of Computing and the Department of Automotive Engineering, Gilbert currently serves as Professor and Chair of the Division of Human-Centered Computing at Clemson University.

Education[edit]

University positions[edit]

Other leadership positions[edit]

  • 2007–present: President and Chief Technology Officer, Applications Quest™, LLC
  • 2009 – 2012: Technical Advisor to Everyone Counts Inc.
  • 2006–present: Consultant, American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) Center for Advancing Science & Engineering Capacity

Honors and awards (Selected)[edit]

Other interests and affiliations[edit]

Member of Kappa Alpha Psi (Spring 1990, Miami University, Kappa Delta Chapter).

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Software to Enhance Diversity in Admissions - The Digital Campus 2013". The Chronicle of Higher Education. 29 April 2013. Retrieved 4 June 2013. 
  2. ^ a b "2012 The Root 100". The Slate Group. 20 September 2012. Retrieved 31 May 2013. 
  3. ^ "Critical Mass". Inside Higher Ed. 19 September 2012. Retrieved 31 May 2013. 
  4. ^ a b "Computing Professors Receive NCWIT Research Mentoring Award for Work with Students". NCWIT. 7 August 2012. Retrieved 4 June 2013. 
  5. ^ "Clemson receives $5M for alliance to increase African-Americans in computer sciences". The White House Office of the Press Secretary. 16 May 2013. Retrieved 31 May 2013. 
  6. ^ "President Obama Honors Outstanding Science, Math, and Engineering Mentors". Clemson University. 15 November 2011. Retrieved 31 May 2013. 
  7. ^ "2011 PAESMEM Primary Awardee: Juan E. Gilbert". PAESMEM.net. 2012. Retrieved 31 May 2013. 
  8. ^ "Dr. Juan Gilbert honored as Clemson's First Presidential Endowed Chair". Clemson University School of Computing. 2012. Retrieved 31 May 2013. 
  9. ^ "Clemson professor honored as inaugural Presidential Endowed Chair". Clemson University. 14 November 2012. Retrieved 31 May 2013. 
  10. ^ "OhioLINK: Gilbert, Juan". University of Cincinnati and OhioLINK. 9 May 2000. Retrieved 4 June 2013. 
  11. ^ "The Idea Makers: Tech Innovators 2013 - The Digital Campus 2013". The Chronicle of Higher Education. 2013. Retrieved 4 June 2013. 
  12. ^ "Clemson professor one of Ten Tech Innovators". Clemson University. 3 May 2013. Retrieved 4 June 2013. 
  13. ^ "Clemson University's Juan Gilbert to receive 2013 Tapia Achievement Award". Clemson University. 7 February 2013. Retrieved 4 June 2013. 
  14. ^ "FCC Chairman's Awards for Advancement in Accessibility". Federal Communications Commission. 19 December 2012. Retrieved 4 June 2013. 
  15. ^ "BTW center to celebrate trailblazers". Cox Media Group. 12 April 2012. Retrieved 4 June 2013. 
  16. ^ "Alumni Association Applauds Honorees". Miami University. 24 February 2012. Retrieved 4 June 2013. 
  17. ^ "February proclaimed 'Dr. Juan Gilbert Month' in Hamilton, Ohio". Clemson University. 24 February 2012. Retrieved 4 June 2013. 
  18. ^ "February proclaimed 'Dr. Juan Gilbert Month' in Hamilton, Ohio". Anderson Independent Mail. 24 February 2012. Retrieved 4 June 2013. 
  19. ^ "Clemson University recognized by Council for Advancement and Support of Education". Clemson University. 19 March 2012. Retrieved 4 June 2013. 
  20. ^ "President Obama Honors Outstanding Science, Math and Engineering Mentors". The National Science Foundation. 14 December 2011. Retrieved 4 June 2013. 
  21. ^ "2011 Board of Trustees Faculty Awards". Clemson University. 19 April 2012. Retrieved 4 June 2013. 
  22. ^ "Clemson University professor named Fellow of science association". Clemson University. 13 January 2011. Retrieved 4 June 2013. 
  23. ^ "ACM Names 47 Distinguished Members for Computing Innovations". Association for Computing Machinery. 16 November 2010. Retrieved 4 June 2013. 
  24. ^ "Clemson professor selected to 50 Most Important African-Americans in Technology list". Clemson University. 16 November 2009. Retrieved 4 June 2013. 
  25. ^ "African Scientific Institute: ASI Fellows in Computer Science". African Scientific Institute. 2013. Retrieved 4 June 2013. 
  26. ^ "Who's Who in Sciences: Juan E. Gilbert". AcademicKeys.com. 3 August 2010. Retrieved 4 June 2013. 
  27. ^ "2010 Board of Trustees Faculty Awards". Clemson University. 14 April 2011. Retrieved 4 June 2013. 

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