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Adail Retamal
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Adail Retamal
A Learner by curiosity and a teacher by passion. Adail has 30+ years of programming and management consultant experience, in diverse technologies, industries and types of projects. Currently Operations Officer, TOC/CCPM Agile Expert.
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Aditya Tiwari
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Aditya Tiwari
Aditya is an accomplished Teaching Assistant for 15 online courses. He shares tech tips on his own blog. Currently Ruby-on-Rails developer at Clot, Web Developer at Recroup, and Teaching Assistant for CS-169 course on edX.
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Ahmed M. Gamaleldin
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Ahmed M. Gamaleldin
Ahmed has almost 11 years of experience working in software industry including development under Linux and Windows platforms, training and process engineering.
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Alexandro de Oliveira
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Alexandro de Oliveira
I am Brazilian, but currently living and studying in San Francisco. I started my career in the tech industry about 20 years ago with Linux OS, and I evolved from DevOps to software development, engineering and computer science through the years.
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Armen Khachikyan
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Armen Khachikyan
Armen loved computers and programs from early ages, from first interaction with DOS and NC blue screen at the age of 6. His passion led him to pursue MSc IT degree at HKUST. In his Software Engineer career he worked for big/medium companies and startups
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Baochuan Lu
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Baochuan Lu
Baochuan teaches computer science courses at university level. He enjoys helping students learn and grow.
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Baris Taseli
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Baris Taseli
Baris is a freelancer and a web developer. He enjoys coding challenges and the solving mysteries by troubleshooting. Sometimes it may be hard but life is a challenge.. an exciting challenge!
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Bill Ravdin
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Bill Ravdin
Bill is a software engineer and MOOC enthusiast. He has written code for companies ranging from Fortune 500 to startups. Currently Sr. Software Engineer at Karbon, his passion is to give back to current students what MOOCs did for him and his career.
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Carlos Martinez
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Carlos Martinez
Carlos is starting his second career in Software Engineering after 15+ years as an industrial engineer. His new passion of building software led him to found a company, develop apps for Apple,and teach SaaS and software development with Agile.
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Dan Calderon
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Dan Calderon
I am a Rice MEE alumni and a rising Privacy Engineering masters student at CMU. I have experience in adaptive learning research, training as an IAPP-certified privacy professional, and experience in software development for startups.
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Daniel Wildt
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Daniel Wildt
Daniel is Partner/CTO at uMov.me, an Agile Methodologies practitioner since 2003, NLP (Neurolinguistic Programming) trainer, writer and mentor.
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David Anderton
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David Anderton
As an early MOOC adopter I've seen and been lucky to be part of changing the landscape of online education. Starting out my career as a financial journalist then operations manager, I returned to my first love of programming after taking MOOCs.
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Debora Basso
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Debora Basso
Debora is an MBA candidate at Haas School of Business with 6+ years of experience with early stage social ventures and startup acceleration programs. She has supported several startups in Education, FinTech and Housing industries.
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Dhananjay Pandit
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Dhananjay Pandit
Dhananjay is a Computer Engineering student and an ardent MOOC fan. He has been the Google Student Ambassador for his college. Dhananjay also volunteers as a Community TA for the Agile Development Using Ruby on Rails XSeries on edX.
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Duvan Alexis Acevedo Marín
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Duvan Alexis Acevedo Marín
Duvan is a Software Engineer with 5+ years of experience in Java adn a Oracle SQL Certified Expert. He has worked with large organizations in the Banking and Intelligent Transportation industries.
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Emilse Ormeño
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Emilse Ormeño
Emilse is an Engineer with certifications in Information Technology. She has 6+ years of experience as a developer, familiar with Java, RoR, Python, Django, C and C#, among others. She has worked with databases, web/mobile development and agile.
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Gal Heyne
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Gal Heyne
Gal is a Senior Data Engineer and Analyst with many years of experience at Oracle, UC Berkeley, and startups in San Francisco, New York, and Israel. She currently is studying towards her Master's degree in Data Science from UC Berkeley.
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Gaspar Torriero
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Gaspar Torriero
Gaspar is a Senior IT Consultant who thrives in explaining complex concepts. He spends much of his professional career helping people to get the most out of software applications. He teaches in English, Italian and Spanish.
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Hisham Elsheshtawy
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Hisham Elsheshtawy
Hisham graduated as a Computer and Systems Engineer. He worked for several startups in different fields from events management and networking to cloud computing. Currently he works for EMC as an Associate Systems Analyst Engineer.
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Jason Kinney
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Jason Kinney
Jason blends his love of music and technology to provide training and tech services to the entertainment industry. He teaches MOOC classes in subjects from Agile Development Using Ruby on Rails to the Data Scientist's Toolbox.
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Jason Data
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Jason Data
Jason has a BA in Math and Physics from UC Berkeley. He worked as a lab assistant at Lawrence Berkeley Labs and taught high school math. Currently he is a web developer and Ruby on Rails coach and mentor.
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Jimmy Qiu
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Jimmy Qiu
Jimmy received his MASc in Electrical and Computer Engineering.He is currently working at Guided Therapeutics Laboratory on image guided applications that combine computer vision, graphics, augmented reality, multi-modal imaging, and robotics.
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Joaquin Morcate
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Joaquin Morcate
Joaquin is a Theoretical Physicist with a knack for software development. He has 20+ years of experience as a software engineer in several industries, including Telecommunications and Intelligent Transportation.
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John Rofrano
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John Rofrano
John is a Senior Software Architect and Hands-On DevOps Evangelist for a variety of development projects. He published author of industry papers in CS and several books on video editing and music creation. John is passionate about teaching and music.
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Jordan Cohen
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Jordan Cohen
Lecturer at University of Greenwich. I teach courses across the whole spectrum of programming, algorithms, computer architecture, and data structures. I love passing on my enthusiasm for CS, and I'm a strong supporter of teaching kids to code.
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Justin Hsia
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Justin Hsia
Dr. Hsia is an author and multiple disciplinary teacher. His research area is synthetic biology, where he designs and implements protein-based circuits in bacteria. He currently is a scholar at UC Berkeley in Electrical Engineering Computer Science.
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Katherine Brady
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Katherine Brady
Katherine is working on her Ph.D. in Computer Science at Vanderbilt University. She studies how students use the MOOCs taught by Vanderbilt, and MATLAB in particular, and tries to come up with ways to improve their experiences.
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Katrin Sutter
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Katrin Sutter
Katrin is a PhD student and uses MATLAB on a daily basis for her research. The combination of theoretical programming knowledge and years of experience with real-life applications is reflected in her teaching.
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Kaushik Datta
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Kaushik Datta
Kaushik has his PhD in computer science and 20 years experience in computing and data science. He loves teaching, and especially MATLAB. Currently, he is an Embedded Data Analyst at Commodities Futures Trading Commission for Northrup Grumman.
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Kristal Curtis
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Kristal Curtis
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!
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Leonardo Alexandre Ferreira Leite
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Leonardo Alexandre Ferreira Leite
Leonardo is a Software Developer with 5+ years of experience in Java development. He has worked for Smart Grid corporations and the Brazilian Government. He leads several open source projects to improve visibility and accountability in Politics.
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Luiz Paulo
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Luiz Paulo
Luiz works in science and technology since 1998. He is an Engineers with experience in telecommunications, software development and applied mathematics. Paulo has teaching experience Physics and Math for test-prep courses.
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Marios Solomou
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Marios Solomou
After finishing his Masters in Computer Science, Marios had several jobs in IT as Technical Support Engineer and Software Developer. Currently Marios is submerged in the start-up ecosystem building a start-up and advising others in technology decisions.
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Marta Alabrudzińska
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Marta Alabrudzińska
Marta is currently a PhD candidate in Medicine and used MATLAB during her Master's studies in biotechnology to process and analyze image matrices. Her passion is using technology as a tool to help find answers.
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Michael Smith
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Michael Smith
Michael brings 25+ years of field experience with electronics, computers and programming. He has enhanced his programming skills with over 40 online courses. He enjoys helping others learn and putting knowledge to practical use.
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Michael McCollum
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Michael McCollum
Michael is a software engineer in Northern Virginia and has been working here since 1997. His main focus has been on software automation and load testing. He is a Mercury Certified professional and Microsoft Certified Professional.
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Mikael Dautrey
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Mikael Dautrey
Mikael is an Engineer with majors in Sciences and Telecommunications. He has 4+ experience in TelCo and 14+ years as a freelancer in web development, infrastucture, project management and big data.
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Monica Ramirez
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Monica Ramirez
Monica is an engineer at Magnus Technology in Palo Alto. She has a thorough understanding of Python, modules and third party libraries. Her focus is on web application development using Python, Django framework, XML, CSS, HTML, JavaScript and JQuery.
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Mustafa Gamal
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Mustafa Gamal
Mustafa is currently a Software Engineering Consultant with 14+ years of experience as a trainer, developer and architect. His specialty is providing insights to maintain a strong software architecture that supports business agility.
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Nicolau Werneck
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Nicolau Werneck
I always loved computers. I went to grad school hoping to become a researcher and a teacher in computation, but ended up steering away from the academy and towards the industry. I just like a lot to program, but also to study, teach and do research.
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Nidhin Pattaniyil
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Nidhin Pattaniyil
Nidhin struggled to learn in the traditional classroom setting but thrived when he discovered MOOCs. He is a computer science major whose first programming class was Java. He wants to help students overcome the pain points he encountered.
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Oskar Niburski
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Oskar Niburski
Oskar is on the founding team at Hockeystick, a stock portfolio management SaaS company. Winner of OCE SmartStart Award in 2015. A full stack developer, building mainly in Rails, Angular, Meteor, Javascript, Backbone.
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Puneet Singh
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Puneet Singh
Puneet is a software engineer currently working for Oracle in India. Believing that one should learn something new each day, he loves programming, online courses, multiplayer games, soccer, and has been teaching on Mentive since October 2015.
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Rafael La Buonora
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Rafael La Buonora
Rafael is an economist with 6+ years of experience as a consultant for the government of Uruguay in software and data analysis. He has taught CS and Statistics at the university level and is passionate about online learning and remote collaboration.
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Rohan Singh
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Rohan Singh
I am an engineering lover who always get fascinated by advance technologies. My dream is to make technology human's best friend. Since childhood I always get excited with new engineering miracles and I like to simulate them by my own hand.
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Sachin Govind
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Sachin Govind
Sachin is currently pursuing a Bachelors in Computer Science and Technology. He interns at Qualcomm India, and has 2 years of MATLAB experience. He has 17 online certificates, and mentors college students in math and physics.
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Sam Joseph
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Sam Joseph
Jumping back and forth between industry and academia for some 25 years, Sam specializes in Agile, Scrum, Programming, Machine Learning, and trying to make a difference.
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Sandeep Verma
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Sandeep Verma
Sandeep has been working in computer science for over 15 years now, with a recent focus on data science. During that time, he's had the pleasure of developing in many different programming languages, but Python still remains his favorite.
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Sean-Ryan Smith
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Sean-Ryan Smith
Sean-Ryan is a PhD computer science candidate, and part of the Interactive Systems for Individuals with Special Needs Lab. As an experienced classroom TA, he also interned at IBM Research on a smartphone app to help blind users with indoor navigation.
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Stefan Peychev
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Stefan Peychev
My name is Stefan and I live in Varna, Bulgaria. I've been teaching programming /mostly in C++/ for 10 years and I would be glad to share my knowledge with you.
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Svitlana Soltysyak
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Svitlana Soltysyak
Svitlana is a Software Developer, working in Information Technology since 2006. She's also a MOOC-er, and ready to help you to master programming!
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Tapas Pandey
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Tapas Pandey
Tapas has an engineering degree in Electronics and Communication. His current project is a digital stethoscope at Indian Institute of Technology. He deeply loves electronics, and is even more enthusiastic about teaching it.
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Umaira Sajjad
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Umaira Sajjad
Umaira has a BS in Computer Science. Currently, she is a TA at Lahore University of Management Sciences. She is an author of Designing Interactive Technologies for Children with Autism in Pakistan: Possibilities and Challenges.
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Venus Bhasin
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Venus Bhasin
Venus has an entrepreneurial spirit and interest for software engineering. This combination meets her passion for transmitting knowledge in Wize Academy. She is the co-founder of this amazing initiative teaching kids computational thinking.
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Volodymyr Pershyn
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Volodymyr Pershyn
Volodymyr is certified senior software developer in test. His current mission - improvement of software quality and processes by introducing best practices and approaches in one of the biggest pharma companies. He never stops learning.
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Vyron Skouloudis
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Vyron Skouloudis
Vyron graduated in Electrical and Computer Engineering, specializing in electric power systems. His passion is helping others glimpse the fascinating world of electronic interfaces by building a robot on a breadboard before your eyes.
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Wes Moberly
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Wes Moberly
Wes is a freelance developer with over 7 years of experience. He's worked with clients ranging from individuals and startups to global brands and Fortune 500 companies, and now he wants to share the lessons he's learned along the way.
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Wilson Bogado
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Wilson Bogado
Wilson has 30+ years of experience in the Computer Science field. For 25 years he is teaching CS classes, mainly programming in Java and other OO languages. He is excited to share his knowledge with the students an help them to master Java programming.
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Zarak Mahmud
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Zarak Mahmud
Zarak is driven by a deep sense of curiosity and approaches his learning by identifying skills that are fundamental and transferable across numerous disciplines.
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