Alice Mello

Northeastern University, College of Professional Studies
Assistant Teaching Professor

Alice C. Mello da Fonseca is an assistant teaching professor at Northeastern University in the Master of Professional Studies in Analytics and Bachelor of Science in Analytics (BSA) programs, supporting the alignment of the new master of Master of Professional Studies in Enterprise Intelligence with the degree of Analytics. She developed and launched the BSA on the fall of 2019 and is the faculty lead. She joined the College of Professional Studies part-time in 2017 when she was also a research and evaluation associate at the college.
Prior to joining Northeastern, Dr. Mello da Fonseca was a senior researcher at Wentworth Institute of Technology, a web developer at Harvard Medical School, and a curriculum specialist/researcher at University of Southern California/New Media Literacies. Her work includes collaboration with partners in the educational, aviation and finance industries.
Dr. Mello da Fonseca has written about the ways the cultural gender roles interfere with the learning of science and engineering, and she was one of the two faculty members who led Analytics students to a recent United Nations award. She has taught at Lesley University, MassBay and Bunker Hill Community Colleges, and Wentworth Institute of Technology. She lives in the greater Boston area and teach hybrid courses in Boston.