Susan B. Davidson received the B.A. degree in Mathematics from Cornell University in 1978, and the M.A. and Ph.D. degrees in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science from Princeton University in 1980 and 1982. Dr. Davidson is the Weiss Professor of Computer and Information Science (CIS) at the University of Pennsylvania, where she has been since 1982. Dr. Davidson's research interests include database and web-based systems, scientific data management, provenance, crowdsourcing, and data citation.


Computational Thinking for Problem Solving