Faculty Name

Andrea Lawrence, Ph.D.


Associate Professor


Computer and Information Sciences



Office Location

Albro-Falconer-Manley Science Center 315


Ph.D., Georgia Institute of Technology
M.S., Atlanta University
B.S., Purdue University


Special Teaching Interests
Artificial Intelligence
Programming Languages
Human Computer Interaction
Beginning Programming
Areas of Supervision of Independent Study:
Animations and Visualization
Artificial Intelligence
Human Computer Interaction

Professional Leadership
Immediate past president, ADMI (Association of Departments of Computer Science/Engineering at Minority Institutions)

Recent Awards
Science Maker 2012

Courses Taught

CIS 313 Data Structures and Algorithm Analysis
CIS 121 Computer Science I
CIS 302 Design and Management of Information Systems
CIS 456 Human Computer Interaction
CIS 346 Theory of Programming Languages

Research Interests

Human Computer Interaction
Antarctic Ice
Algorithm Visualizations