Colleen Lewis is the McGregor-Girand Associate Professor of computer science at Harvey Mudd College. At UC Berkeley, Lewis completed a PhD in science and mathematics education, an MS in computer science, and a BS in electrical engineering and computer science. Her research seeks to identify effective teaching practices for creating equitable learning spaces where all students have the opportunity to learn. Lewis curates, a NSF-sponsored project for disseminating effective computer science teaching practices. Lewis has received the Undergraduate Mentoring Award and the Emerging Leader Award for her efforts to broaden participation in computing.


  • McGregor-Girand Associate Professor of CS, Harvey Mudd College 2018-present
  • Assistant Professor of Computer Science, Harvey Mudd College. 2012 – 2018


  • University of California, Berkeley, Ph.D. in Science and Mathematics Education – 2012
  • University of California, Berkeley, M.S. in Computer Science – 2009
  • University of California, Berkeley, B.S. in Electrical Eng. & Computer Science – 2005

Download Colleen’s CV (updated February 7, 2020).