Program Chair, Computer Science
Associate Professor of Computer Science
Building upon her significant industry experience, Grace Lew specializes in Database Management Systems and Cloud Computing. She teaches courses in the areas of Database Systems, SQL and Applications, Software Engineering, Programming Languages, User Interface Design and Development, and Computer Networking. In all of her courses, she utilizes computer technology to help students gain practical hands-on experience while applying theoretical concepts. Where applicable, she also incorporates lifecycle processes into class projects to help prepare students for professional work environments. Besides her emphasis on academic excellence, she is also committed to integration of faith and learning. Examples include discussions on ethics, projects developing database systems for churches or non-profit organizations, spiritual journey reflections, integration threaded discussions, and devotionals called “Tunings.” At church, she serves on the technical team for worship ministries, teaches an adult Bible Study class and helps administer an outreach to the homeless.