Jennifer Cross

Jennifer Cross

200 Boston Avenue, Suite G810
Medford, MA


PhD in Robotics, Carnegie Mellon University, 2017
MS in Robotics, Carnegie Mellon University, 2013
BS in Electrical and Computer Engineering, F. W. Olin College of Engineering, 2010


Dr. Jennifer Cross is a Research Assistant Professor at the Tufts University Center for Engineering Education and Outreach where her primary research interests include human-robot interaction with a focus on the educational applications of robotics and diversity in engineering education. She completed her graduate degrees within the Community Robotics, Education, and Technology Empowerment Lab at Carnegie Mellon University where she worked to develop the Arts & Bots Program, a creativity-oriented, middle school robotics program using the Hummingbird Robotics Kit. Dr. Cross was a fellow of both the Institute of Education Sciences supported Program for Interdisciplinary Education Research and the National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship Program.

Selected Publications and Presentations