Janell Straach

Senior Lecturer II - Computer Science
jxs017800@utdallas.edu
972-883-4688
ECS3603
Tags: Computer Science

Professional Preparation

MBA - Project Management
University of Texas at Dallas - 2018
PhD - Computer Science
University of Texas at Dallas - 1998
MCS - Computer Science
Texas A&M University - 1985
BS - Computer Science
Angelo State University - 1984

Appointments

DeepView Architect
IBM [2008–2010]
WebSphere Instructor and Curriculum Architect
IBM [1998–2003]
SmartWork Customer Advocate
IBM [1998–2010]
Various
TXU [1985–1997]

News Articles

Dr. Janell Straach Talks with D Magazine About Closing the Gender Gap in Tech
Before Jaime Chambron was even 10 years old, she had already discovered she had an affinity for math and problem-solving. Her interests led her on a path that eventually landed her the title of vice president of customer engagement at NTT Data Services. Though it never really bothered Chambron, she was often one of few females, if not the only one, at the math and computer science classes and competitions she attended. It was early exposure, along with the confidence she was provided at home, that aided in her career’s trajectory. “I was put into a math magnet program where they nurtured that capacity,” Chambron says. “It was the educational environment that nurtured the need to explore.”