Faculty

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Shameem Ahmed, PhD

Associate Professor
He/Him/His
Bellingham Campus
CF 491

Research Interests

Technology for Autism, Human-Computer Interaction (HCI), Information and Communication Technology for Development (ICTD) 

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Selina Akter, PhD

Instructor
Bellingham Campus
CF 409

Research Interests

Sensor Network Prediction, Graph Representation, Graphical Features, and Machine Learning

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Justice Banson

Senior Instructor
Bellingham Campus
CF 413

Research Interests

Self-regulatory learning, metacognitive tools, and digital games for learning

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Aran Clauson, PhD

Senior Instructor
Bellingham Campus
CF 411

Research Interests

Search-based and Compiler Optimization, Operating Systems and Embedded systems.

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Kameron Decker Harris, PhD

Assistant Professor
he/him/his
Bellingham Campus
CF 461

Research Interests

Computational neuroscience, networks, graph theory, and applied mathematics

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Wesley Deneke, PhD

Associate Professor & Transfer Student Advisor
Bellingham Campus
CF 479

Research Interests

Artificial Intelligence, Virtual Reality, 3d Simulations, 3d Virtual Worlds, Game Playing AI, Procedural Content Generation

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Abdul Derwish, MS

Instructor
he/him/his
Bellingham Campus
CF 409

Research Interests

Middleware, cybersecurity, internet-working, and intelligent systems.

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Marie Deschene, PhD

Instructor
Bellingham Campus, Poulsbo Campus
CF 413
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Yasmine Elglaly, PhD

Assistant Professor
She/her/hers
Bellingham Campus
CF 465

Research Interests

Accessible Computing, Human-Computer Interaction, and Computer Science Education

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Perry Fizzano, PhD

Professor
Bellingham Campus
CF 469

Research Interests

Optimization, Algorithms, Scheduling, Bioinformatics

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Erik Fretheim, PhD

Director, Cybersecurity Program
Bellingham Campus, Poulsbo Campus
CF 487

Research Interests

Cyber Warfare, Cyber Defense, Cyber Ethics

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Qiang Hao, PhD

Assistant Professor
Bellingham Campus
CF 457

Research Interests

Computing Education, Human-Computer Interaction, Learning Technologies

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Caroline Hardin, PhD

Assistant Professor
Bellingham Campus
CF 463

Research Interests

Computer Science Education and Digital Privacy

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James Hearne, PhD

Professor
Bellingham Campus
CF 455A

Research Interests

Data Mining, Computational Linguistics, Artificial Intelligence, Computer Music

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Brian Hutchinson, PhD

Associate Professor & Data Science Advisor
He/Him/His
Bellingham Campus
CF 475

Research Interests

Machine learning, speech and language processing, optimization

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Tarek Idriss, PhD

Assistant Professor
Bellingham Campus
CF 485

Research Interests

Lightweight Security, Machine Learning and Internet of Things

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Filip Jagodzinski, PhD

Department Chair & Associate Professor
Bellingham Campus
CF 493

Research Interests

Computational Structural Biology, Big Data, Intelligent Information Systems

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Yudong Liu, PhD

Associate Professor & Graduate Program Advisor
She/Her/Hers
Bellingham Campus
CF 483

Research Interests

Natural Language Processing in Education and Language Learning, Information Extraction from Social Media Data, and Application of Eye-tracking Data for Education and User Authentication. 

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Shri Mare, PhD

Assistant Professor
Bellingham Campus
CF 481

Research Interests

Security and privacy, Cyber-physical systems, Human-Computer Interaction

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Michael Meehan, PhD

Professor
Bellingham Campus
CF 473

Research Interests

Concurrency Theory, Distributed OS, Parallel Computing, Computer Networks, Computer and Network Security, Computational Science, Design and Implementation of High-level Languages

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Phil Nelson, PhD

Professor
Bellingham Campus
CF 467

Research Interests

Parallel and Distributed Computing, Software Systems, File Systems, Unix Programming, Mobile Devices

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Dustin O'Hara, PhD

Director of Internet Studies Center
Bellingham Campus
CF 411

Research Interests

Human-centered computing, values in design, and internet studies

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Moushumi Sharmin, PhD

Associate Professor
She/Her/Hers
Bellingham Campus
CF 477

Research Interests

Mobile Health (mHealth), Human-Computer Interaction (HCI), Interactive Visualization, Autism, Affective Computing 

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See-Mong Tan, PhD

Instructor
Bellingham Campus
CF 409

Research Interests

Operating Systems, Distributed Systems, Multimedia and Networking

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Austin Thind

Instructor
He/Him/His
Bellingham Campus
CF 411

Research Interests

Autonomous Vehicle Development, Functional Safety, Intellectual Property Law

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Michael Tsikerdekis, PhD

Associate Professor
Bellingham Campus, Poulsbo Campus
CF 489

Research Interests

CyberSecurity, Social Computing, Online Deception, Machine Learning

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Scott Wehrwein, PhD

Assistant Professor
Bellingham Campus
CF 471

Research Interests

Computer Vision, Computational Photography, Computer Graphics

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Jeff Woodcock, MS

Instructor
he/him/his
Bellingham Campus
Office: Online via Zoom

Research Interests

Data compression and network algorithms