Professional Activities


Education and Interests

  1. Ph.D. in Computer Science (2009) from the College of Computing at Georgia Tech

  2. Thesis Topic: Exploring and Visualizing the Impact of Multiple Shared Displays on Collocated Meeting Practices

  3. Research Interests: Human-Computer Interaction, Information Visualization, Computer-Supported Cooperative Work, Computer Science Education

Recent Publications

  1. Plaue, C. and Cook, L. “Data Journalism: Lessons Learned While Designing an Interdisciplinary Service Course.” In Proceedings of the 46th ACM Technical Symposium on Computer Science Education (SIGCSE), pages 126-131, 2015.

  1. Li, Z., Plaue, C., Kraemer, E. “A Spirit of Camaraderie: The Impact of Pair Programming on Retention.” In the IEEE International Conference on Software Engineering (CSEE&T), pages 209-218, 2013.

  1. Plaue, C., LaMarca, S., Funk, S. “Group Note-Taking in a Large Lecture Class: Design, Implementation, and Evaluation of a Low-Cost Universal Design Practice.” In Proceedings of the 43rd ACM Technical Symposium on Computer Science Education (SIGCSE), pages 227-232, 2012

Current Employment

  1. Senior Lecturer & Undergraduate Coordinator (2015 - Present)
    School of Computing, Clemson University

  2. Lecturer & Undergraduate Coordinator (2009 - 2015)
    Department of Computer Science, The University of Georgia


  1. Chairperson of ABET Accreditation Committee (2011 - 2015)

  2. Member of the Computer Science Curriculum Committee (2010 - 2015)

  3. Member of the Program Review and Assessment Committee (2013-2014)

  4. Member of the Non-Tenure Track Faculty Learning Community (2011 - 2015)

  5. Outreach Director for Four Athens Technology Incubator (2012 - 2015)


  1. Primary academic advisor for approximately 80 computer science majors at UGA

  2. Facilitated over 40 career development events for computer science majors at UGA

  3. Authored or co-authored three funded internal grants for over $100,000 in facilities improvements

My CV is Available Upon Request