Overview

Teaching Interests

Software Development, Web Development, Algorithms, Theory of Computation, Computer Architecture, Databases, Discrete Mathematics, and Human-Computer Interaction.

Research Areas

CS Education; Measuring and analyzing evolving networks, including application-specific graphs; Collaborations in Digital Humanities; Algorithms; Network Analysis; Theory of Computation; Data Science; and Computer Architecture.

Fall 2022

This semester, I am teaching:

Last semester, I taught:

Selected Publications and Talks

Truslow, E., Goulmamine, N., Hott, J. R., and Basit, N. March 2022. Analyzing Student Experience of Time Trackers on Assessments. In Proceedings of the 53rd ACM Technical Symposium on Computer Science Education V. 2 (SIGCSE 2022). Association for Computing Machinery, New York, NY, USA, 1113.
https://doi.org/10.1145/3478432.3499121

Siegel, A., Zarb, M., Alshaigy, B., Blanchard, J., Crick, T., Glassey, R., Hott, J. R., Latulipe, C., Riedesel, C., Senapathi, M., Simon, and Williams, D. December 2021. Teaching through a Global Pandemic: Educational Landscapes Before, During and After COVID-19. In Proceedings of the 2021 Working Group Reports on Innovation and Technology in Computer Science Education (ITiCSE-WGR ‘21). Association for Computing Machinery, New York, NY, USA, 1-25.
https://doi.org/10.1145/3502870.3506565

Choi, E., Meng, L., and Hott, J. 2021. Open Source Software Practices in CS2. In 21st Koli Calling International Conference on Computing Education Research (Koli Calling ‘21). Association for Computing Machinery, New York, NY, USA, 1-5. https://doi.org/10.1145/3488042.3488047

MacKenzie, C., and Hott, J. 2021. Extracting and Visualizing User Engagement on Wikipedia Talk Pages. In 17th International Symposium on Open Collaboration (OpenSym 2021). Association for Computing Machinery, New York, NY, USA, Article 9, 1-12. https://doi.org/10.1145/3479986.3479995

Siegel, A., Zarb, M., Alshaigy, B., Blanchard, J., Crick, T., Glassey, R., Hott, J. R., Latulipe, C., Riedesel, C., Senapathi, M., Simon, and Williams, D. June 2021. Educational Landscapes During and After COVID-19. In Proceedings of the 26th ACM Conference on Innovation and Technology in Computer Science Education V. 2 (ITiCSE ‘21). Association for Computing Machinery, New York, NY, USA, 597–598.
https://doi.org/10.1145/3456565.3461439

Lin, X., Connors, J., Lim, C., Hott, J. R. March 2021. How Do Students Collaborate? Analyzing Group Choice in a Collaborative Learning Environment. In Proceedings of the 52nd ACM Technical Symposium on Computing Science Education (SIGCSE), Online.
https://dl.acm.org/doi/10.1145/3408877.3432389

Thinnyun, A., Lenfant, R., Pettit, P., and Hott, J. R. March 2021. Gender and Engagement in CS Courses on Piazza. In Proceedings of the 52nd ACM Technical Symposium on Computing Science Education (SIGCSE), Online.
https://dl.acm.org/doi/10.1145/3408877.3432395

Brunelle, N., and Hott, J. R. March 2020. Ask Me Anything: Assessing Academic Dishonesty (Poster). In Proceedings of the 51st ACM Technical Symposium on Computing Science Education (SIGCSE), Portland, OR.
https://doi.org/10.1145/3328778.3372658

Hott, J. R., Basit, N., Pettit, R., and Stone, D.. 2020. CS2 Graphical Photo Library Project. NCWIT EngageCSEdu.
https://www.engage-csedu.org/find-resources/cs2-graphical-photo-library-project

Brunelle, N., and Hott, J. R. March 2020. Fix the Course, Not the Student: Positive Approaches to Cultivating Academic Integrity (Birds of a Feather Session). In Proceedings of the 51st ACM Technical Symposium on Computing Science Education (SIGCSE), Portland, OR.
https://doi.org/10.1145/3328778.3372535