Prof. Doug Harms Named ICC Faculty Fellow

Prof. Doug Harms Named ICC Faculty Fellow

June 21, 2012

Douglas E. Harms, Herrick E. H. Greenleaf Professor of Computer Science at DePauw University, has been named an Indiana Campus Compact Faculty Fellow for the 2012-13 academic year. Dr. Harms, who is professor of computer science and chair of DePauw's computer science department, will be one of six members of the 17th class of Fellows "who are proving that service-learning and community engagement can effectively integrate faculty teaching, research, and professional service," notes ICC.

The Faculty Fellows program provides an award in the amount of $3,750 from the Fostering Effective Partnerships to Further Service in Indiana Higher Education grant provided by the Lilly Endowment Inc. Dr. Harms' project is "Reinvigorating Service Learning and Community Engagement in DePauw’s Curriculum."

Indiana Campus Compact (ICC) is a consortium of more than 40 colleges and universities, both public and private, throughout the state, working to cultivate in students a lifelong commitment to community service and to strengthen the positive role institutions of higher education can take in their communities and in the state.

The recipient of a Fulbright Award for the 2004-05 academic year, Dr. Harms spent the 2004-05 academic year teaching several undergraduate and graduate courses in the department of computing at the University of Rousse in Bulgaria. Learn more about Doug Harms in this feature.