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Black Computer Scientists in Academe: an Endangered Species?

Jon Krause for The Chronicle

September 19, 2010

Black people are so underrepresented in computer science that the term "black computer scientist" might be considered an oxymoron.

African-Americans represent about 13 percent of the U.S. population but less than 6 percent of all faculty members at…

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