Brigitte Jellinek

Position and Company: Senior lecturer and Department Head at Salzburg University of Applied Sciences
Country: Austria

Brigitte Jellinek studied Computer Science at Salzburg University and Applied Urban Science and Informatics at New York University. She works as a senior lecturer and department head at Salzburg University of Applied Sciences where she co-founded the degree program “MultiMediaTechnology” in 2008. Her teaching focuses on the ever changing field of web development: Javascript, Ruby on Rails, node.js and so on. A passion of her is empowering women in Computer Science. She has been involved with the summer universitiy “Informatica Feminale” in Bremen  and “Ditact” in Salzburg for more than 10 years as a board member and lecturer.  In Salzburg she has been organising Web Dev Meetups and Barcamps since 2011.