Mike Scott

Senior Lecturer
Office: 
GDC 6.304
Phone: 
(512) 471-9785
Email: 
scottm [at] cs [dot] utexas [dot] edu
Research: 

Michael is a Senior Lecturer in the Department of Computer Science at The University of Texas at Austin. He earned his undergraduate at Stanford University receiving a B.S. in Industrial Engineering and later attended Rennselaer Polytechnic Institute where he received an M.S. in Computer Science. His research interests are Computer Science Education and Computer Science in K-12.

Selected Awards & Honors: 
  • The University of Texas System Regents' Outstanding Teaching Award 2011
  • Dads’ Association Centennial Teaching Fellowship 2011 - 2012
  • College of Natural Sciences 2008 - 2009 Teaching Excellence Award
  • College of Natural Sciences 2007 - 2008 Sustained Outreach Award
  • College of Natural Sciences 2005 - 2006 Sustained Outreach Award
  • College of Natural Sciences 2005 Advisory Council Teaching Excellence Award
  • College of Natural Sciences 2005 - 2006 Innovative Outreach Award (Awarded to the First Bytes Outreach Program)
  • Women in Natural Sciences 2004 - 2005 Everybody WINS Award (Awarded to the First Bytes Outreach Program)
Professional Activities: 
  • Director of the UT Computer Science Department Annual UIL Contest
  • Computer Science Teachers Association, Advisory Council
  • Member of ACM Special Interest Group for Computer Science Education