Our Faculty

Christelle Scharff

Associate Professor
Professor
Department Chairperson

Seidenberg School of CSIS

Computer Science NY

Location
  • @New York City
    163 William Street 228
Office Hours
New York City

Mon 3:30pm-6:00pm

Wed 3:30pm-6:00pm

Education


PhD , Universite Henri Poincare, Nancy, France, Computer Science , Nancy, France , 1999
Computer Science

MS , Universite Henri Poincare, Nancy, France, Computer Science , Nancy, France , 1995
Computer Science

BS , Universite Henri Poincare, Nancy, France, Computer Science , Nancy, FR, France , 1993
Computer Science

Awards and Honors

  • Pace University, October 1, 2016 - Wilson Center for Social Entrepreneurship Fellow
  • American Institute for Public Service, October 1, 2015 - Jefferson Award for Public Service, Pace University Bronze Medal Award
  • US State Department, October 1, 2012 - Fulbright Scholar
  • Pace University, October 1, 2004 - Pace University Presidential Release Time Award

LICENSURES & CERTIFICATES

  • Scrum Alliance, May 1 - Scrum Master

Publications


Scharff, C., Preira, J. & Biaye, E. (2017, October (4th Quarter/Autumn) 9). Experience with Teaching an Online Course in Mobile App Development for Senegalese Students and Professionals. Academic Journal. Vol EAI Endorsed Transactions on Collaborative Computing, 17 (Issue 11) , pages 3 pages. http://eudl.eu/doi/10.4108/eai.30-6-2017.153145

Scharff, C. (2017, April (2nd Quarter/Spring) 7). Experience with Teaching an Online Course in Mobile App Development for Senegalese Students and Professionals. , pages 3 pages. http://eudl.eu/doi/10.4108/eai.30-6-2017.153145

Scharff, C., Gandhi, F., Greenberg, A., Gandhi, D. & Ribeiro, G. (2016, November 21). AppDock: An Education and Outreach Space for Device Literacy. , pages 5 pages. http://dl.acm.org/citation.cfm?id=2998608

Scharff, C., Sheikh, Y. & Rai, I. (2016, November 18). Global Software Development Projects as a Framework for Capacity Building in Developing Countries. , pages 4 pages. http://dl.acm.org/citation.cfm?doid=3001913.3006649

Scharff, C., Wautelet, Y., Heng, S. & Kolp, M. (2016, February 24). Towards an Agent-driven Software Architecture Aligned with User Stories. , pages 337-345. http://www.icaart.org/

Scharff, C., Ndiaye, K., Niang Diene, A., Jordan, M. & Drame, F. (2015, October (4th Quarter/Autumn)). Human Mobility during Religious Festivals and its Implications on Public Health in Senegal: A Mobile Dataset Analysis. http://ieeeghtc.org/

Scharff, C., Wamala, C. & Hellstroem, J. (2015, October (4th Quarter/Autumn) 1). Mobile Participation: Access, Interaction and Practices. Wamala, C. and Scharff, C. and Hellstroem, J. (Eds.), Cambridge Scholars Publishing. , pages 180. http://www.cambridgescholars.com/mobile-participation

Scharff, C., Wamala, C. & Hellstroem, J. (2015, October (4th Quarter/Autumn) 1). Mobile Participation: An Introduction. Wamala, C. and Scharff, C. and Hellstroem, J. (Eds.), Mobile Participation: Access, Interaction and Practices. Cambridge Scholars Publishing. http://www.cambridgescholars.com/mobile-participation

Scharff, C., Preira, J. & Cheung, C. (2015, July (3rd Quarter/Summer)). Evaluation of the Impact of a Six-year Capacity Building Initiative on Mobile App Development in Senegal. Vol 107 , pages 463-469. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1877705815010577

Scharff, C., Preira, J. & Cheung, C. (2015, July (3rd Quarter/Summer)). Evaluation of the Impact of a Six-year Capacity Building Initiative on Mobile App Development in Senegal. International Journal of Procedia Engineering. Vol 107 , pages 463-469. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1877705815010577

Scharff, C., Ndiaye, K., Niang Diene, A., Jordan, M. & Drame, F. (2015, April (2nd Quarter/Spring)). Human Mobility during Religious Festivals in Senegal.

Scharff, C. & Evans, J. (2015, February 23). Design, Development and Implementation of Gender Sensitive Mobile Apps and Learning Projects: Two mini workshops. http://www.unesco.org/new/en/unesco/themes/icts/m4ed/mobile-learning-week/workshops/design-development-and-implementation-of-gender-sensitive-mobile-apps-and-learning-projects-two-mini-workshops/

Scharff, C. & Agbessi, C. (2014, February 17). Enhancing Primary Education with Mobile Phone Applications for Teachers and Pupils: Results in Senegal. http://www.unesco.org/new/en/unesco/themes/icts/m4ed/unesco-mobile-learning-week-2014/

Scharff, C., Agbessi, C., Ahouansou, L., Cheung, C. & Ndiaye, A. (2014, April (2nd Quarter/Spring) 8). MJangale: A mLearning Model for Primary Schools in Senegal. http://kau.diva-portal.org/smash/record.jsf?pid=diva2:709233

Scharff, C., Cheung, C. & Preira, J. (2014, April (2nd Quarter/Spring) 9). MobileSenegal: Experience in Building a Mobile Community. , pages 310. http://m4d2014.net

Niang,, I., Scharff, C. & Wamala, C. (2014, March 31). Proceedings of4th International Conference on M4D Mobile Communication for Development: M4D 2014, General Tracks. , Sweden: Karlstad University Studies. , pages 318. http://kau.diva-portal.org/smash/record.jsf?pid=diva2:709233

Scharff, C. (2014, March 29). MJangale: Enhancing Primary Education with Mobile Apps. http://m4d2014.net

Scharff, C. (2014, March 12). Beyond the Walls: How Mobile Computing is Enabling Personalized Learning. http://asmarterplanet.com/blog/2014/03/mobile-learning.html

PRESENTATIONS


Scharff, C. & Preira, J. M. (2014, June 10). westafrica.comworldseries. Brainstorming the West African App Scene. Dakar, Senegal

RESEARCH INTEREST


Programming (Distributed and parallel implementations on distributed memory machines.); Theoretical computer science: Automated deduction and theorem proving; Simplification strategies and detection of redundant information; Efficient implementation of automated deduction and theorem proving; Formal software verification; Global software development; Mobile application development); Mobile for Development (M4D); ICTD (Information and Communication Technology for Development)

Grants, Sponsored Research and Contracts

Scharff, C. & Jordan, M. (2014, August 1). CartoDB Climate Grant.
CartoDB , Pace University , $3,800.00 . Funded,CartoDB for Data 4 Development

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

  • Association for Computing Machinery, Special Interest Group in Human Computer Interaction , November 2015
  • User Experience Professionals Association , September 2013
  • Association for Computing Machinery, Special Interest Group Technical Standards Committee [ACM SIGCSE Member] , January 1 , 2003
  • Pace University, Computer Science & Information Systems [Integrating Mathematical Reasoning into Computer Science Cirricula] , January 1 , 2003
    A Working Group on Integrating Mathematical Reasoning into Computer Science Cirricula (http://www.cs.geneseo.edu/~baldwin/math-thinking/)
  • Association for Computing Machinery, University and College Computing Services [ACM Member] , January 1 , 2002
  • Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Computer Society [IEEE Member] , January 1 , 2002
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