CEOHP collection summaries: Moti Ben-Ari

Moti Ben-Ari

Location(s) where grew up: Washington, D.C.

Location(s) for post-secondary education: Bachelor's degree in mathematics from MIT; Master's degree and Ph.D. from Tel Aviv University in Israel;

Location(s) where employed: Faculty member in Dept. of Science Teaching at Weizmann Institute of Science in Israel; visiting professor at Helsinki University of Technology in Finland

Career stage when interviewed: Mid-career as an associate professor

Areas of interest: Textbook author, mentor and pedagogical researcher at university and pre-college levels in concurrency, formal methods, and programming languages

Highlights: 2004 ACM SIGCSE Award for Outstanding Contribution to Computer Science Education

Interviewed July 1, 2008 by Elizabeth Adams