What I love about coding is that it feels like creating something from nothing.
Kristal received her PhD in Computer Science with a major in Systems, minors in AI and Statistics. During her graduate studies, she worked as student instructor and researcher. She is passionate about helping students in these exciting topics!
My education and professional experience
I have a PhD in Computer Science from UC Berkeley. During my studies, I served as a teaching assistant for software engineering courses, and I also have a lot of experience tutoring. In addition, I have been exposed to industry via a software engineering internship at Google.
Why I am teaching this course
I'm excited to teach this course because it's a great way to be exposed to professional practices like test-driven development while acquiring practical skills related to Ruby on Rails.
In my section...
I like to help students tackle difficult problems, and I provide hands-on demos of interesting concepts.