Dr. Kamau Bobb

Research Scientist II


Kamau Bobb is on assignment to the National Science Foundation where he is a Program Officer in the Directorate for Computer & Information Science & Engineering.  At Georgia Tech he is a research scientist for Policy Analysis at CEISMC and one of the chief strategists for STEM education for the Georgia Tech Research Institute (GTRI). Prior to his current assignment he served as a liaison to the University System of Georgia (USG) and was the coordinator of the USG system-wide STEM Initiative.  Dr. Bobb has more than 10 years experience in STEM policy analysis and program implementation.  Prior to joining the faculty at CEISMC he was a science and technology policy analyst at SRI International where he conducted research on university strategic planning and STEM workforce analysis for clients in the United States and in the Middle East.  Dr. Bobb holds a Ph.D. in Science and Technology Policy from Georgia Tech and M.S. and B.S. degrees in Mechanical Engineering from the University of California Berkeley.