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Kendra Walther

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Associate Professor of Technology Practice


  • 2004, Master's Degree, Computer Science, University of Maryland College Park
  • 2000, Bachelor's Degree, Computer Science, Harvey Mudd College


Kendra Walther serves as Associate Director for Faculty Affairs and an Associate Professor in the Information Technology Program. Kendra has her bachelor's degree in Computer Science from Harvey Mudd College, and a master's degree in Computer Science from University of Maryland, College Park. She is currently pursuing an EdD in Educational Leadership from Rossier @ USC. She has worked for the Aerospace Corporation and taught Computer Science at Cal State LA, St. Albans School, and Milwaukee School of Engineering. Kendra is passionate about teaching and is constantly trying to find more ways to help her students understand the principles of programming.


  • 2021 ITP Information Technology Program Director’s Award for Faculty
  • 2021 Viterbi Dean’s Award for Innovation in Teaching and Education
  • 2020 CET Center for Excellence in Teaching Faculty Fellowship Institute
  • Assoc Chair, Associate Director for Faculty and Academic Affairs
  • Information Technology Program

  • RRB 204
  • Robert Glen Rapp Engineering Research Building
  • 854 Downey Way, Los Angeles, CA 90089
  • USC Mail Code: 1193

Contact Information
  • kwalther@usc.edu


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