Kallie Pearl is an Assistant Teaching Professor with the Department of Computer Science and Engineering in the P.C. Rossin College of Engineering and Applied Science at Lehigh University. She previously attended Lehigh and earned Undergraduate degrees in both Computer Science & Business (CSB) and Accounting. Afterwards, Pearl transitioned into  the College of Education, and found an opportunity to blend her diverse education and prior experiences. Pearl completed a Master's in Instructional Technology in 2018, and most recently her PhD in Teaching, Learning & Technology in May 2024. 

Pearl's research area is computer science education, with a special focus on finding ways to foster inclusive and equitable learning environments. 

Kallie Pearl
Kallie Pearl
Teaching Assistant Professor
Packard Lab
19 Memorial Dr. West
Bethlehem, PA 18015


B.S. Computer Science and Business, Lehigh University, 2016
B.S. Business and Economics (Accounting), Lehigh University, 2016
Certificate, Teacher Devlopment Program: Level I, Lehigh University, 2017
M.S., Instructional Technology, Lehigh University, 2018
Ph. D. Teaching, Learning & Technology, Lehigh University, 2024

Areas of Research

Computer Science Education, Teaching & Learning, STEM (Interdisciplinary) Education, Intersectionality, Computational Thinking, Motivation