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Ruth Wylie

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Research Assistant Professor
Faculty, TEMPE Campus, Mailcode 1811
Assoc Dir/Asst Rsrch Prof FSC
Faculty w/Admin Appointment, TEMPE Campus, Mailcode 1811
Assoc Dir/Asst Rsrch Prof FSC
Faculty w/Admin Appointment, TEMPE Campus, Mailcode 1811
Biography

Ruth Wylie is the assistant director of the Center for Science and the Imagination and an assistant research professor in the Mary Lou Fulton Teachers College. Ruth earned her PhD in Human-Computer Interaction at Carnegie Mellon University in 2011 and her bachelor’s degree at the University of California, Berkeley in Cognitive Science with minors in Computer Science and Education. Ruth concentrates on interdisciplinary, translational research that leverages knowledge and insights from theory and laboratory studies to answer real-world problems. Her previous research projects have been on the design, development, and implementation of educational technology for students and teachers in middle schools, high schools, and universities.

Research Interests
  • Transdisciplinary, translational research that leverages knowledge and insights gained from laboratory studies to answer real-world problems.
  • Improving education and supporting student learning through developing and evaluating innovative technologies that implement learning sciences and cognitive science research.
Research Activity
Fall 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
LSE 540Theoretical Views Lrnng in LS
Spring 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
AME 494Special Topics
ENG 494Special Topics
AME 598Special Topics
Fall 2015
Course NumberCourse Title
TEL 494Special Topics
EDP 540Theoretical Views of Learning
Spring 2015
Course NumberCourse Title
TEL 494Special Topics
EDP 540Theoretical Views of Learning