Lara Letaw
Computer Science

1148 Kelley Engineering Center
Corvallis, OR 97331-5501
(541) 737-3617
(541) 737-1300


Lara Letaw is an Inclusive Design Researcher and Ecampus Computer Science Instructor who, after working as a software engineer and UI designer, entered academia to research and develop software inclusivity innovations through her graduate work in computer science. She received an MS in Computer Science with a software engineering focus in 2018. She currently researches inclusive software design and how to enhance the inclusivity climate of undergraduate-level online computer science courses, and teaches software engineering online. She is an OSU Ecampus Research Fellow (2020-21) and received an OSU Ecampus Open Educational Resources (OER) Affordable Learning Grant (2020-21) to write a free and open textbook for 300-level software engineering courses.