CAHSI North Region Lead, Kean University
Patricia Morreale is a Professor and Chair of the Department of Computer Science and Technology at Kean University.
Her prior research on machine learning and network systems led to advances in error detection and secure processing, later patented and commercialized. Current research focuses on human-centered computing and responsible AI, addressing equitable design and education methods. She also researches broadening access and participation in computer science, focused on faculty development and undergraduate research engagement.
Working to increase the number of Hispanic students pursuing graduate degrees (MS/PhD) and professional certifications while uniting industry, academia, and non-profit partners to create pathways for student success.