Author: James Lipuma, PhD
Dr. James Lipuma is a faculty member in the Humanities Department at NJIT and director of the Collaborative for Leadership Education, and Assessment Research (CLEAR).
Legally blind since nine, Dr. Lipuma appreciates the need for positive change and works to promote broader participation for women and underrepresented minorities in Science Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) as part of STEMforsuccess.org and other STEM Literacy projects he leads.
In his role as director, Dr. Lipuma has completed curriculum development, assessment design, program evaluation, and program design and development projects for public schools, universities, the NJ Department of Education, Us Department of Education, and the National Science Foundation. He has also taught more than 5,000 students in more than 200 courses in his 25 years at NJIT. He has completed work on nearly $6M worth of grants including over $2.5M as lead Pi or CoPI as well as received over $250K worth of donations.