Lecia Barker

Lecia Barker

University of Texas at Austin
Senior Research Scientist

Background

Lecia Barker is an NCWIT Senior Research Scientist and is an Associate Professor in the School of Information at the University of Texas at Austin. In this role, she helps to build and apply a broad and strong knowledge base to NCWIT capacity building and advocacy efforts; ensures NCWIT products are research-based, actionable, and appropriate for their intended audiences; and supports NCWIT members and others in choosing, setting, and realizing their goals for increasing women’s participation.

Research Area: Communication, Education, IT Workforce Research & Evaluation