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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.

Join me for the Inaugural Black Issues in Computing Education Conference.

Contact Me

jnias at spelman dot edu

social media @jayenias

office: 218 Science Center 

phone: 404-270-5873

What's happening:

October  2023 

Panelist at the 2023 Connected Learning Summit, "What does impact Look like in your work?"

Presenter Equity in Innovation Symposium with Google

Awarded as a 2023 Spelman STEM Equity Faculty Fellow

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

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