Vita

EDUCATION

Doctor of Philosophy in Information Technology, UNC Charlotte, Charlotte, NC
Advisor: Dr. Mirsad Hadzikadic, Ph. D.
Master of Science in Information Technology, UNC Charlotte, Charlotte, NC
Bachelor of Science in Computer Science, North Carolina A&T State University-
Cum Laude, Greensboro, NC

ACADEMIC EXPERIENCE

Johnson C. Smith University (JCSU), Charlotte, NC
Assistant Professor, Computer Science & Engineering Dept.
2017 – Present

Central Piedmont Community College (CPCC), Charlotte, NC

Program Chair, Web Technologies Dept.
2007 – 2011
Program Chair, Computer Information Technology Dept.
2006 – 2011
Faculty, Information Technology Division
2003 –  2017

UNC Charlotte, Charlotte, NC

Adjunct Faculty, Health Informatics
2014 – 2017
Data Analytics and Research Methods Instructor, Project Mosaic
2015 – 2016

Queens University of Charlotte , Charlotte, NC 

Adjunct Faculty, Mathematics and Computer Information Systems Department
2012 – 2013

 

 

COMPUTING PROFESSIONAL SERVICE

NSF Panel Review- Advanced Technological Education (ATE)
Computer Science & Information Technology Conference (CS&IT) Proposal Review
Charlotte Area Science Network (CASN)-STEM & Business Task Group Leadership Team
2011 – 2013
Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools, Charlotte Area STEM Teaching and Learning Environment (CASTLE)
2010 – 2013
National Center for Women & Information Technology (NCWIT), North Carolina Affiliate Coordinator
2010, 2011, 2012, NC Affiliate Committee 2013
National Center for Women & Information Technology (NCWIT), Aspirations Award Portal Committee 2011
New Technology High School Advisory Board, Charlotte, NC. 2011
Transfer Scholars Steering Committee – UNC Charlotte College of Computing & Informatics
2010, 2011, 2012
Students & Technology in Academia, Research & Service (STARS) Alliance, Funded by the National Science Foundation, CPCC Academic Liaison. 2009 – 2012
The Computer Science Teachers Association (CTSA). 2009 – 2013
Association for Computing Machinery
2007- 2013
North Carolina Technology Association – Charlotte Women in Information Sciences and Engineering (NCTA-WISE), Leadership Team
2005 – 2011, NCTA Advisory Board 2012
UNCC College of Computing & Informatics Dean Search Committee Student Member 2008
Charlotte Chamber- Information Technology Council. 2004 –  2006

INDUSTRY EXPERIENCE

Wachovia (now Wells Fargo, Web Developer, Knowledge Management Group, Charlotte, NC
Nortel, Software Design Engineer, Research Triangle Park, NC
Alcatel-Lucent, Programmer, Government Solutions Division, Greensboro, NC