Department of Computer Science, Senior Lecturer
Bryn Mawr College
Chris Murphy is a Senior Lecturer and Computer Science Department Program Coordinator at Bryn Mawr College, where he has taught since 2020. In his previous role as a faculty member at the Univ. of Pennsylvania, Chris served as faculty advisor for the WiCS Advocacy group and was a founding member of WiCS Faculty Allies, which encourages male faculty to create supportive, inclusive environments for women in CS. Chris was also a co-organizer of the department’s Summit on Diversity & Inclusion, which brings together all members of the department to discuss diversity issues and opportunities. Chris served as moderator of the “Grad School: what is it like and who is it for?” panel at the 2018 ACM Philadelphia Region Celebration of Women in Computing Conference, and has participated in numerous panels on student mental health, student contributions to open source software, and the effects of these on inclusion and belonging.