Eminent Scholar Chaired Professor at SCIS, Associate Dean of Undergraduate Education at College of Engineering and Computing, Interim Director of SUCCEED
Mark Allen Weiss is an eminent scholar chaired professor in the School of Computing and Information Sciences where he has been a faculty member since 1987. He is an IEEE fellow, an AAAS fellow and ACM distinguished educator, and is the recipient of the 2015 SIGCSE Award for Outstanding Contribution to Computer Science Education and the 2017 IEEE Taylor Booth Education Award. Weiss is most well-known for his work in computer science education and serves as associate dean for undergraduate education in the College of Engineering and Computing.
Program Coordinator of Undergraduate Education
Julie Vallejos serves as the Program Coordinator of Undergraduate Education within CD-SSEC. She is the event lead for the Annual Engineering Expo and manages the school visits for the Engineers On Wheels program. Julie acts as the College’s liaison for all Engineering & Computing Student Organizations, assisting them with university wide and community engagement, leadership training, and fundraising strategies. Julie is also the primary liaison for all college-wide and minority based scholarships. Julie received her Bachelor’s Degree in Liberal Studies with a concentration in Psychology Behavioral Sciences, received a certificate in Applied Behavior Therapy. Prior to joining us at FIU, Julie spent 6 years working in the medical field helping children on the Autism spectrum and learning disabilities. She has been with FIU for 5 years and is pursuing a Master’s Degree from Purdue University in Higher Education Administration with a focus on Student Affairs.