BFA, Indiana University; MS, Rochester Institute of Technology
Teaching and research interests include Web-based communication, security, access, and application development - specifically employing emerging technologies. I have been part of numerous research grants, including awards by the National Science Foundation (NSF), National Institutes of Health (NIH), NYS Department of Health, and Rochester General Hospital.
Curricularly, I oversee all Web related curriculum, the Minor in Web Development for Computing Majors and am very interested in Web Sciences.
-Co-PI NSF S-STEM grant, College of Computing Scholars - ENhancing Growth-mindset Academic Experiences (ENGAgE)
-Co-PI on NSF grant award-Speech to Text Systems: Comparative Analysis of Text Generation and Display Methods
-Co-PI on RGH grant award-Acute Otitis Media Database Project
-2011 Eisenhart Award for Outstanding Teaching
In the News
January 10, 2022
NSF-funded study creates scholarships to help computing scholars find success
RIT received a nearly $1 million National Science Foundation grant that will provide scholarships for computing students and help researchers explore new ways to improve computing education. Sharon Mason, a professor in RIT’s School of Information, is principal investigator of the project.