Instructional Assistant Professor
Department of Computer Science and Engineering
Texas A&M University
sthomas at tamu.edu
Teaching interests: active learning, inclusive teaching, inclusive teaching, project-based learning, and communities of practice.
Research focus: exploring and supporting communities of practice, inclusion, design thinking, and peer feedback in engineering education; developing randomized motion planning algorithms that can be applied to many different areas such as: mobile robots, virtual prototyping, computational biology and computational neuroscience.