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Black Computer Scientists in Academe: an Endangered Species?

Jon Krause for The Chronicle

September 19, 2010 Premium content for subscribers. Subscribe Today

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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