photo of Rachelle Hippler

Coordinator, Software Engineering
Director, UX Research Lab
D.Ed., Bowling Green State University

Rachelle Kristof Hippler

photo of Rachelle HipplerCoordinator, Software Engineering
Director, UX Research Lab
Associate Professor

D.Ed., Leadership & Policy Studies, Bowling Green State University
M.S., Computer Science, Software Engineering Specialization, Bowling Green State University
B.S., Mathematics Education, Bowling Green State University

Dr. Rachelle Kristof Hippler is associate professor of software engineering. A graduate of nearby Midpark High School, Hippler is excited to make a difference in the lives of Baldwin Wallace students by having a positive effect on their self-esteem and confidence. She partners with local companies in the booming Cleveland tech scene to provide real-world, practical experiences to students and prepare them for their careers.

Industry Experience

Ernst & Young, LLP – IT Management Consulting

Teaching Experience

Baldwin Wallace University
Bowling Green State University
Cleveland Heights City Schools
Sylvania City Schools

Areas of Interest

The intersection of psychology and sociology and computing (e.g., HCI, UX/UI Design, experiences using or learning computing)

Current Research

"Computing-based self-esteem: The interplay between competence and worthiness"

Curriculum Vitae