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Jill Weiss

Senior Instructor

Biography

Professor Weiss received her M.S. in Computer Science Education from Barry
University in 1992, and has worked in the computer industry since 1985 in
different capacities, mostly in computer education. She has been involved
in all facets of the computer industry, including hardware/software
installation, repair, trouble shooting, consulting, programming, and
(multi-unit) managing training centers for a major Fortune 100 retailer.
Professor Weiss worked as a computer consultant/trainer for several large
companies and has trained users from various county and government
agencies.

Professor Weiss has been teaching in the School of Computing and
Information Sciences since 1989 as an adjunct, and since 1999 as a
fulltime faculty member, and was promoted to Senior Instructor in 2012.
She primarily teaches the School’s service courses and since 2000, she has
provided World’s Ahead instruction to over 20,000 FIU students. She is the
recipient of the School of Computing and Information Science’s Excellence
in Teaching award in 2008 and 2013 and the FIU University Excellence in
Teaching award in 2015.

Honors and Awards

  • Excellence in Teaching Award, FIU SCIS

Research and Educational Interests

Background Education

1992 M.S. Computer Science Education, Barry University

Professional Activities

Professional Experience

08/02-present
Instructor, School of Computing and Information Sciences, Florida International University, Miami, FL 33199