Research/Areas of Interest:
design, implementation, and evaluation of different educational technologies
PhD, Tufts University, Medford, United States, 2007
MS, Tufts University, Medford, United States, 2002
BS, Tufts University, Medford, United States, 2000
Dr. Ethan Danahy is a Research Assistant Professor at the Center for Engineering Education and Outreach (CEEO) with secondary appointment in the Department of Computer Science within the School of Engineering at Tufts University, outside of Boston MA. Having received his graduate degrees in Computer Science and Electrical Engineering from Tufts University, he continues research in the design, implementation, and evaluation of different educational technologies. Ranging from software and hardware to interfaces and environments, Prof. Danahy explores how these tools can improve interactive educational pedagogies through supports aimed at learners in K-12 through university classrooms. With particular focus on engaging students in the STEAM content areas, he focuses his investigations on enhancing creativity and innovation, supporting better documentation, and encouraging collaborative learning.
He also holds the position of Research Assistant Professor within the Department of Computer Science at Tufts University.