Announcing 2018 Faculty Hires

The University of Florida Department of Computer & Information Science & Engineering welcomes six new faculty members.

Vincent Bindschaedler, Ph.D.

Vincent Bindschaedler, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Dr. Bindschaedler’s research focuses on information security. His most recent work focuses on privacy-preserving data sharing and side channels. See Dr. Bindschaedler’s profile.

 


Philippa Brown, Ph.D.

Philippa Brown, Ph.D.

Lecturer

Brown’s research focuses on human-centered computing. Before coming to UF, she worked for IBM as a data visualization software engineer. She earned her Ph.D. in computer science from The University of Georgia.


Sharon Lynn Chu, Ph.D.

Sharon Lynn Chu, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Dr. Chu’s research focuses on human-centered computing. She directs the Embodied Learning & Experience (ELX) Lab, which conducts research in human-computer interaction (HCI). See Dr. Chu’s profile.


Kevin Huang, Ph.D.

Kejun Huang, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Dr. Huang’s research focuses on machine learning. His other research interests include algorithms; computer vision and medical image computing; database, data science and informatics; and image and signal analysis. See Dr. Huang’s profile.


Eric Ragan, Ph.D.

Eric Ragan, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Dr. Ragan’s research focuses on graphics and visualization. He is director of the Indie (Interactive Data and Immersive Environments) research lab. See Dr. Ragan’s profile.

 


Byron Williams, Ph.D.

Byron Williams, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Dr. Williams’s research focuses on information security. His other research interests include pervasive and mobile computing and software engineering. See Dr. Williams’s profile.

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