IUPUI School of Engineering and Technology

IUPUI School of Engineering and Technology

Eugenia Fernandez

  • Chair of the Department of Computer Information and Graphics Technology
  • Associate Professor of Computer Information Technology
Eugenia Fernandez

ET 301B
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  • Purdue University, Management Information Systems, Ph.D., 1988
  • The University of Michigan, Computer, Information and Control Engineering, MA/MS, 1984
  • Worcester Polytechnic Institute, Mechanical Engineering, BA/BS, 1979

Selected Publications

  • Little-Wiles, J.M., Fernandez, E. & Fox, P. (2014). Understanding Gender Differences in Online Learning. Proceedings of the 2014 IEEE Frontiers in Education Conference, October 22-25, Madrid, Spain, p 488-491., 10/2014
  • Simpson, J. **, & Fernandez, E. (2014). Student Performance in First Year, Mathematics, and Physics Courses: Implications for Success in the Study of Electrical and Computer Engineering. Proceedings of the 2014 IEEE Frontiers in Education Conference, October 22-25, Madrid, Spain, p. 2292-2295. , 10/2014
  • Smith, V.L. **, & Fernandez, E. (2014). Factors affecting first year retention of CIT students. Proceedings of the 2014 ASEE Annual Conference, June 15-18, Indianapolis, IN. , 6/2014
  • Everage, A.**, Feldhaus, C., Talbert-Hatch, T., & Fernandez, E. (2014). Efficacy of a STEM Program: Power Camp. The CTE Journal, 2(1), 2-18., 1/2014
  • Koehler, A., Feldhaus, C.R., Fernandez, E., & Hundley, S.P. (2013). Alternative Certification Programs & Pre-Service Teacher Preparedness. Journal of STEM Education, 14(4), 45-55., 4/2013
  • Justice, C., Fernandez, E., & Do, L. (2013). Utilizing Qualitative Analysis to Determine Effectiveness of The Living Lab on Graduates, 7th International Technology, Education and Development Conference, March 4-6, Valencia, Spain., 3/2013
  • Diemer, T., Fernandez, E., & Streepey, J.W. (2013). Student Perceptions of Classroom Engagement and Learning using iPads. Journal of Teaching and Learning with Technology, 1(2), 13-25., 1/2013
  • Makinson, P., Hundley, S., Feldhaus, C. & Fernandez, E. (2012). Mobile Communications Anytime, Anywhere: The Impact on Work-Life Balance and Stress. Proceedings of 2012 Frontiers in Education Conference, Oct 3-6, Seattle, WA., 10/2012
  • Nere, S.N., Fernandez, E., Feldhaus, C. & Goodwin, J. (2012). Effectiveness of Web-Based Tutorials: Performance on Statistical Concepts. GSTF Journal on Computing, 1(4)., 9/2012
  • Fisher, T., Worley, W.L., & Fernandez, E. (2012). Using Web 2.0 and Social Networking Technologies in the Classroom: A Comparison of Faculty and Student Perceptions. Proceedings of the 2012 ASEE Annual Conference, June 10-13, San Antonio, TX. Awarded Professional Interest Council II Best Paper. , 6/2012
  • Bastian, K.P.**, Fernandez, E, & Cooney, E.M. (2012). Accreditation Reciprocity: Interchangeability Challenges between Broadly Defined and Narrowly Defined Student Assessment Methods. . Proceedings of the 2012 ASEE Annual Conference, June 10-13, San Antonio, TX., 6/2012

Awards, Honors, and Certifications

  • Frank E. Burley Distinguished Professor Award for Outstanding Service, School of Engineering & Technology, 2010, 5/2010
  • Women Creating Excellence at IUPUI, 5/2010
  • Mack Fellow, Indiana University, 1/2004
  • Faculty Colloquium on Excellence in Teaching (FACET), Indiana University, 5/2001


XML; Database Design; SQL; Object-Oriented Programming; Assessment


Scholarship of Teaching and Learning; Database Management; Object-Oriented Programming; Assessment; Process Improvement