CEOHP collection summaries: Boots Cassel

Boots Cassel

Location(s) where grew up: Wilmington, Delaware

Location(s) for post-secondary education: B.A. Computer Science, M.S. Computer Science and Ph.D in Computer Science from University of Delaware in Newark, DE USA

Location(s) where employed: University of Delaware in Newark, DE USA (teaching and Computer Center); Goldey-Beacom College in Wilmington, DE USA; Villanova University in Villanova, PA USA

Career stage when interviewed: Mid to late career; Full Professor at Villanova University

Areas of interest: Digital libraries and information retrieval in the Web

Highlights: SIGCSE Award for Lifetime Service in 2001; ACM Education Board; Founding Co-Editor (with Ed Fox) of JERIC -- The ACM Journal on Educational Resources in Computing (term ended 2006)

Interviewed March 4, 2009 by Vicki Almstrum