Program Committee: Posters
Associate Professor, Lehigh University
Dr. Spear is an associate professor in the computer science and engineering department at Lehigh University. His research focuses primarily on topics in concurrency, synchronization, and distributed computing. He is also involved in interdisciplinary research exploring how to employ technology to understand and improve the ways that early learners develop spatial reasoning and math skills. Dr. Spear is a recipient of the NSF Career Award. He earned a PhD from the University of Rochester under the supervision of Michael Scott in 2009. Prior to that, he was a communications officer in the United States Air Force.