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Hello World!

Hello, I'm Jaye.  I am an Assistant Professor of Computer Science at Spelman College in Atlanta, GA, and the director of the BRAVE I.D.E.A.S. lab. My research explores various applications of computational methods to promote cultural diversity and societal inclusion.

Contact Me

jnias at spelman dot edu

social media @jayenias

office: 218 Science Center 

phone: 404-270-5873


What's happening:

April 2023 

Selected for the Sloan Data Science Faculty Fellows Program

Presenter at the Spelman Faculty Showcase during the Presidential Investiture Academic Symposium.


Experience Report "Imagine a Future Rooted in Culture: Exploring Afrofuturism in Computing Education at HBCUs" accepted for presentation at RESPECT 2023.

March 2023 - Moderator at the Stanford Embedded Ethics Conference

February 2023 - Storyfile blogpost Returning to the Past: Black Futures Built on the Stories of Black History Makers

February 2023 - HBCU Game Jam Judge

May 2022 - Fairware 22 panel on Beyond Algorithmic Fairness: Open Issues in Fair and Equitable Data and Technology.

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