100 McAdams Hall
Clemson, SC 29634
Juan E. Gilbert received his B.S. in Systems Analysis from Miami University in Ohio and his M.S. and Ph.D. in Computer Science from the University of Cincinnati in 1991, 1995 and 2000, respectively. After completing his Ph.D. he joined the Computer Science and Software Engineering Department at Auburn University where he rose through the ranks for Assistant Professor to Full Professor. In 2009, he joined Clemson University where he is the IDEaS Professor and Chair of the Human-Centered Computing Division in the School of Computing at Clemson University where he leads the Human-Centered Computing Lab. Dr. Gilbert has research projects in user interface design, implementation and evaluation. He also does research in advanced learning technologies, usability and accessibility, Ethnocomputing (Culturally Relevant Computing) and databases/data mining. He was recently named a Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement Science (AAAS), an ACM Distinguished Scientist and one of the 50 most important African-Americans in Technology. He was also named a Speech Technology Luminary by Speech Technology Magazine and a national role model by Minority Access Inc. Dr. Gilbert is also a National Associate of the National Research Council of the National Academies, an ACM Distinguished Speaker and a Senior Member of the IEEE Computer Society. Recently, Dr. Gilbert was named a Master of Innovation by Black Enterprise Magazine, a Modern-Day Technology Leader by the Black Engineer of the Year Award Conference, the Pioneer of the Year by the National Society of Black Engineers and he received the Black Data Processing Association (BDPA) Epsilon Award for Outstanding Technical Contribution.