Instructor and Assoc. Director (Recruitment/Outreach)
|Degrees:||Ph.D. Carleton University (2009), M.C.S. University of Ottawa (1992), B.Sc. (Comp.Sci.) University of Ottawa (1989)|
|Phone:||613-520-2600 x 1253|
|Website:||Christine Laurendeau Homepage|
After working in the high tech industry for nearly 10 years as a software developer and team leader, Dr. Laurendeau returned to academia in 2005 to pursue a doctorate in Computer Science at Carleton University. She completed her Ph.D. in 2009, and in the same year joined the School of Computer Science as a tenure-track Instructor (teaching professor). She served as Associate Director -Undergraduate from 2011 to 2014, during which she established the Computer Science Tutorial Assistance Centre. She has also been the School’s Co-op Faculty Advisor since 2014. Dr. Laurendeau specializes in teaching first and second year computer programming courses, with a focus on software engineering.