NEEShub services are beginning to be phased out. Please begin using DesignSafe ( Please submit a support ticket ( if you need any assistance.


Support Options

Submit a Support Ticket

You are here: Home » Members » Sean Brophy


  • Employment Type
    University / College Faculty

  • Web Site
    Enter your Website.

  • Telephone
    Enter your Phone Number

  • Address(es)
    Enter an Address

  • Biography

    Dr. Sean Brophy is the Co-Leader of Education, Outreach and Training at NEEScomm. Dr. Brophy is also a faculty member with the School of Engineering Education at Purdue. He conducts research on how people learn difficult concepts and the design of advance learning environments to overcome these difficulties. He is helping to lead the NEES community toward using these methods to increase the research workforces in STEM careers, specifically, earthquake engineering. He brings to the team advance methods in using cyberinfrastructure for learning and learning sciences for designing and assessment effective learning experiences. He is a mechanical engineering formally in aerospace and a computer scientists developing computer supported challenge based instruction.

  • Citizenship
    US flag United States

  • Residence
    US flag United States

  • Gender

  • Disability

  • Racial Background

  • User Category
    University / College Graduate Student

  • NEES Affiliation

  • Relationship to NEES
    Member of NEEScomm committee or working group

  • Areas of interest
    Students, Educators, Researchers, Software Development, K - 12 (Pre-College), Undergraduate, Graduate / Professional