Dr. Seals is an associate professor in Auburn University’s Department of Computer Science and Software Engineering. Dr. Seals conducts research in Human Computer Interaction with an emphasis in visual programming of educational simulations to support end-user programming, user interface design and evaluation, and educational gaming technologies to support computing and STEM. Some of her recent projects involve educational, iPhone and Droid applications. Dr. Seals works with many programs focused on improving computer science education at all levels and to increase the computing pipeline by cultivating students’ interest in STEM disciplines and future technology careers. Dr. Seals also works with the IAAMCS Alliance that works on increasing the computing pipeline by creating opportunities for African American students to learn more about research and academic careers, through research experience and training. IAAMCS facilitates mentoring, computing research, and skill building for undergraduates and graduate students.