Gidget Lab at the New Jersey Institute of Technology

The Gidget (Gender Inclusive Design, Game, and Educational Technology) Lab is a research group in the Department of Informatics at the New Jersey Institute of Technology, devoted to research on building, testing, and improving educational technologies to increase participation in STEM. It is directed by Michael J. Lee.

Research Areas

Our research focuses on projects exploring new technologies for people to interact and learn (especially online). Our current research addresses the following problem areas:


See our list of recent publications.

Current Students and Projects

Lab Alumni

Organizational/Community Partners

How to Get Involved

Michael J. Lee is currently on sabbatical for the Fall 2023 and Spring 2024 semesters, so we are currently not recruiting new students. Please check back again in the future for possible positions in the lab.