Brian Hare (he/him)

Brian  Hare
Teaching Professor
Science and Engineering

Contact Info
450E Flarsheim Hall
Computer Science and Information Technology


Computer Science was a career change for me, after a period of dissatisfaction with my previous career, teaching myself rudimentary programming, and wondering if maybe I could. A one-semester contract to teach one course turned into a rewarding (and I hope effective) teaching career.

  • M.S., Computer Science, University of Missouri–Kansas City, 2004
  • B.S., Computer Science, University of Missouri–Kansas City, 2000
  • M.S.W., Social Work, University of Houston, 1987
  • B.S., Family and Child Development, Kansas State University, 1985


Areas of interest
  • Pedagogy & classroom methods  
  • Social impact of computing
  • Ethical issues in computing