CS Lecturers

Fall 2018

  Name Degree Research/Professional Interests
Photo of Frank Butt, Lecturer in CS, SJSU Frank Butt MSc. Computer Science, Nova Southeastern University GIS, Database Systems, and Operating Systems
Photo of Debra Caires, Lecturer in CS, SJSU Debra Caires MSc. Biology,      San Jose State University Post Acute Disseminated Encephalomyelitis, PTSD, and ESL
Weiwei picture Weiwei Cao

Ph.D. Engineering, University of Chinese Academy of Science

Cryptography
Su Chen picture Su Chen Ph.D. Computer Science, Rutgers University

Big Data, Databases, and Distributed Systems

Auston Davis picture Auston Davis MSc. Computer Information Systems, Boston University Big Data Analytics for Thread Detection, Computer Forensics, System Self-Healing and Incident Response
Photo of Fabio Di Troia, Lecturer in CS, SJSU Fabio Di Troia BSc. Computer Engineering, Universita Degli Studi del Sannio Malware Detection
Photo of Ahmed Ezzat, Lecturer in CS, SJSU Ahmed Ezzat Ph.D. Computer Science, University of New Hampshire Big Data, Analytics, Data Management, Parallel and Distributed Processing
ferguson picture Nadine Ferguson BSc. Computer Science, Stanford University Computer Science Education
Jahan Ghofraniha picture Jahan Ghofraniha Ph.D. Electrical Engineering, Universtity of British Columbia Data Science, Advanced Machine Learning, and Deep Learning
Debra Hunter pictures Debra Hunter M.A. TESOL, San Jose State University Curriculum Development,           Online Course Design, and Collaborative/Active Learning Teaching Practices
Photo of Rula Khayrallah, Lecturer in CS, SJSU Rula Khayrallah MSc. Computer Science, Stanford University Artificial Intelligence and       Computer Science Education
Wendy Lee picture Wendy Lee

Ph.D. Bioinformatics, UC Santa Cruz

Bioinformatics, Cloud Computing,   and Big Data
Photo of Kong Li, Lecturer in CS, SJSU Kong Li Ph.D. Computer Science, UCLA Cloud Computing, Virtualization, Distributed systems, Parallel Processing, and Databases
Photo of Ron Mak, Lecturer in CS, SJSU Ron Mak MSc. Computer Science, Stanford University Software Engineering and Programming Languages
Photo of James Morgan, Lecturer in CS, SJSU

James Morgan

MFA, San Jose State University Coded Culture, Self Governance in Gamespaces, and Virtual Resistance  and Performance
Photo of Faramarz Mortezaie, Lecturer in CS, SJSU

Faramarz Mortezaie

Ph.D. Electrical and Computer Engineering, UC Irvine Robotics, and Robot Navigation
Namasivayam picture

Gayathri Namasivayam

Ph.D. Computer Science,       University of Kentucky Knowledge Representation and Reasoning and Machine Learning
Photo of Kathleen O'Brien, Lecturer in CS, SJSU Kathleen O'Brien MSc. Education, California State University East Bay Computer Science Education
Photo of Kaushik Patra, Lecturer in CS, SJSU Kaushik Patra MSc. Engineering, San Jose State University VLSI, EDA, Architecture, Programming, AI, and Digital Design
Kevin Smith picture Kevin Smith MSc. Computer Science, CSU Channel Island 3D Computer Graphics, Animation, Interaction Design, and User Interfaces
Sharon Stranahan picture Sharon Stranahan

MA TESOL, San Jose State University

Language Acquisition, Teaching of Academic Writing and Business Communication
Tajik picture Nooshin Tajik Ph.D. Engineering Physics, McMaster University Machine Learning and           Statistical Modeling
Photo of Ahmad Yazdankhah, Lecturer in CS, SJSU Ahmad Yazdankhah MSc. Computer Science, San Jose State University AI and Object-Oriented Paradigms
Angus Yeung picture Angus Yeung Ph.D. Electrical & Computer Engineering, University of Rochester Computer Vision, Machine Learning, and Wearable Computing