Elliot Soloway, PhD

Elliot Soloway, PhD, is an Arthur F. Thurnau Professor in the Dept of CSE, College of Engineering, School of Education and School of Information, University of Michigan. For the past 10 years, Dr. Soloway’s research has been guided by the vision that mobile, handheld—and very low-cost—networked devices are the only way to truly achieve universal 1:1 in schools all across the globe. In 2001, the UMich undergraduates selected him to receive the “Golden Apple Award” as the Outstanding Teacher of the Year. In 2004 and in 2011, the EECS College of Engineering HKN Honor Society awarded Dr. Soloway the “Distinguished Teacher of the Year Award.”