David W. Reed
David W. Reed

David W. Reed

Associate Professor
Director, Computer Science & Informatics Program
College of Arts and Sciences

Academic Appointments

Department

  • Journalism, Media & Computing

Position

  • Associate Professor

Publications and Presentations

Books

  • Principles and Practices of Computer Science David Reed, Prentice Hall, Journal of Doctoral Nursing Practice, 2015
  • A Balanced Introduction to Computer Science, 3rd edition David Reed, Prentice Hall, Journal of Doctoral Nursing Practice, ISBN 978-0-13-216675-1, 2011
  • A Balanced Introduction to Computer Science, 3rd edition. David Reed, Prentice Hall, ISBN 978-0-13-216703-1, 2010., Journal of Doctoral Nursing Practice, 2010

Articles

  • Reed, David SKIP-3 solitare: nifty assignment, Journal of Computing Sciences in Colleges, 26, 216-217, 2011
  • Reed, David Critical thinking and modeling in CSO: the Prisoner's Dilemma, Journal of Computing Sciences in Colleges, 26, 205-212, 2011
  • Reed, David Sometimes style really does matter, Journal of Computing Sciences in Colleges, 25, 180-187, 2010
  • Reed, David Roulette simulations and Martingale betting: Nifty assignment, Journal of Computing Sciences in Colleges, 25, 335-336, 2010
  • Reed, David W. A 2007 Model Curriculum for a Liberal Arts Degree in Computer Science, ACM Journal on Educational Resources in Computing, 7, 2007
  • Reed, D., Davies, J. The convergence of computer programming and graphic design, Journal of Computing Sciences in Colleges, 21, 179-187, 2006

Publications

  • Addressing Professional Development Needs for K-12 CS - Working with Your Local CSTA Chapter. David Reed and Frances P. Trees. In Proceedings of the 45th SIGCSE Technical Symposium on Computer Science Education, SIGCSE Bulletin, 46(1), Journal of Doctoral Nursing Practice, 2015
  • Leveraging Big Data in an Introductory Programming Course. David Reed. In Proceedings of the 2014 CSTA Annual Conference, St. Charles, Illinois, Journal of Doctoral Nursing Practice, 2014
  • Big Data in the Classroom. David Reed. CTSA Voice, 10(2), Journal of Doctoral Nursing Practice, 2014
  • Experiences Mapping and Revising Curricula with CS2013. David Reed, Andrea Danyluk, Elizabeth Hawthorne, Mehran Sahami, and Henry Walker. In Proceedings of the 44th SIGCSE Technical Symposium on Computer Science Education, SIGCSE Bulletin, 45(1), Journal of Doctoral Nursing Practice, 2014
  • ACM/IEEE-CS Computer Science Curricula 2013: Implementing the Final Report. Mehran Sahami, Steve Roach, Ernesto Cuadros-Vargas, Elizabeth Hawthorne, Amruth Kumar, Richard LeBlanc, David Reed, and Remzi Seker. In Proceedings of the 44th SIGCSE Technical Symposium on Computer Science Education, SIGCSE Bulletin, 45(1), Journal of Doctoral Nursing Practice, 2014
  • New Educators Workshop at SIGCSE 2014. David Reed and Andrea Danyluk. SIGCSE Bulletin, 46(1), Journal of Doctoral Nursing Practice, 2014
  • Computer Science Curricula 2013 - Final Report, Journal of Doctoral Nursing Practice, 2013
  • Mobile Programming Throwdown. David Reed, Adam Howitt, Ralph Morelli, and Alfred Thompson. In Proceedings of the 2013 CSTA Annual Conference, Quincy, Massachusetts, Journal of Doctoral Nursing Practice, 2013
  • CS Curricula 2013 and its Impact on K-12. David Reed, Alfred Thompson, and Elizabeth Hawthorne, In Proceedings of the 2013 CSTA Annual Conference, Quincy, Massachusetts, Journal of Doctoral Nursing Practice, 2013
  • CSTA Chapters: Supporting Your Local CS Educators. Frances P. Trees, David Reed, and Tammy Pirmann. In Proceedings of the 43rd SIGCSE Technical Symposium on Computer Science Education, SIGCSE Bulletin, 44(1), Journal of Doctoral Nursing Practice, 2013
  • Mobile Programming Throwdown. David Reed, Ricky Roy, Alfred Thompson, and David Wolber. In Proceedings of the 2012 Computer Science & Information Technology Symposium, Irvine, California, Maternal Child Nursing, 2012
  • Computing Curricula 2013: Computer Science – Update on the Strawman Report from the ACM/IEEE-CS Task Force. Mehran Sahami, Ernesto Cuadros-Vargas, Steve Roach, and David Reed, In Proceedings of the 42nd SIGCSE Technical Symposium on Computer Science Education, SIGCSE Bulletin, 43(1), Journal of Doctoral Nursing Practice, 2012

Presentations

  • CSTA Advocate Blog Entries Q&A: Running for the CSTA Board, posted January 16, 2015. Better Know a Committee, posted January 8, 2015., 2015
  • Small or Liberal Arts Colleges Adapting to CS2013: Making It Work. Workshop co-organized and presented at the 2015 SIGCSE Technical Symposium, Kansas City, Missouri, 2015., 2015
  • CSTA Advocate Blog Entries CS Ed Week Stories, posted December 16, 2014. More Than Just Rock Stars, posted October 27, 2014. Report on the CSTA Annual Conference, posted August 12, 2014. CSTA Annual Conference Reminder, posted June 11, 2014. CSTA Board of Directors Election, posted April 14, 2014. Run For the CSTA Board of Directors, posted January 14, 2014., 2014
  • New Educators Workshop. Co-organized and presented at the 2014 SIGCSE Technical Symposium, Atlanta, Georgia, 2014., 2014
  • CS2013 and the Liberal Arts. Presented at the 2013 Liberal Arts Computer Science Consortium Meeting, Grinnell College, July 2013., 2013
  • CSTA Advocate Blog Entries Share Your Ideas and Experiences at the CSTA Conference, posted September 28, 2013. CS2013 and K-12, posted June 25, 2013. President Obama Answers Question About Computer Science, posted March 4, 2013. CSTA Annual Conference News, posted February 27, 2013. Wally Addresses Computer Literacy, posted February 4, 2013., 2013
  • Journalism, Media & Computing: an Information-based Department Model Presented (with Carol Zuegner) at the AALAC/Mellon 23 Working Group on Information, Bryn Mawr College, Philadelphia, October 27, 2012., 2012
  • A Tale of Two Chiefs Professional Night speaker (with Stuart Reges) at the Advanced Placement Computer Science Reading, Cincinnati, Ohio, June 2012., 2012
  • CSTA Advocate Blog Entries Additional Indignity, posted October 3, 2012. CSTA 2012 Board of Directors Election is Underway, posted April 4, 2012., 2012
  • Career Mentoring Workshop. Co-organized and presented at the 2012 SIGCSE Technical Symposium, Raleigh, North Carolina, 2012., 2012
  • Nifty Assignments Moderator for the special session at the 2012 SIGCSE Technical Symposium, Raleigh, North Carolina, 2012, 2012
  • CSTA Advocate Blog Entries Binary Hand Dance, posted November 10, 2011. What Makes a Workshop Work?, posted September 12, 2011. Don't Miss Your Opportunity to Decide CSTA's Future, posted April 24, 2011, 2011
  • New Educators Roundtable (NER). Co-organized and presented at the 2011 SIGCSE Technical Symposium, Dallas, Texas, 2011., 2011
  • Teaching Computer Science to Millennial Students. Presented at the 2010 Liberal Arts Computer Science Consortium Meeting, George Washington University, July 2010., 2010
  • CSTA Advocate Blog Entries CS&IT Workshops, posted December 8, 2010. CS Lessons from Facebook, posted September 6, 2010. CS Going Mobile?, posted July 6, 2010. CS Career Projections, posted May 20, 2010., 2010
  • New Educators Roundtable (NER). Co-organized and presented at the 2010 SIGCSE Technical Symposium, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, 2010., 2010

Research and Scholarship

Grant Funding Received

  • Creighton College of Arts and Sciences grant to develop a science/technology course for the new Magis Core.

Awards and Honors

  • Distinguished Educator in Teaching as Scholarship Award, Creighton University, 2015
  • Top 50 Journalism Professors in 2012, JournalismDegree.org, 2012