(773) 442-4720
Male with glasses facial dark facial hair and teeth showing
Marcelo
O.
Sztainberg
Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Department Chair
Computer Science
College of Business and Technology
(773) 442-5750
Courses Taught
CS-100 Computers and Society
Research Interests
Artificial Intelligence, Data Science, Medical Informatics
Education

PhD Stony Brook University

Additional Information

You might want to know: I love to travel, learning about other places, cultures and people

Teaching interests: Artificial Intelligence, Informatics, Software Engineering

(773) 442-5750
Office Hours
Monday through Friday
Main Campus
Rachel Adler
Rachel
F.
Adler
Associate Professor
Computer Science
College of Business and Technology
(773) 442-4710
Expertise
Human-Computer Interaction, Multitasking, and Social Media
Courses Taught
Web Development Courses
Introductory Programming Courses
Graduate Level Databases and Web Programming
Research Interests
Human-Computer Interaction, Multitasking, and Social Media
Education

Ph.D. City University of New York

LWH 3047
Northeastern Illinois University
5500 North St. Louis Avenue
Chicago, IL 60625
United States

(773) 442-4710
Office Hours
N/A
Main Campus
Francisco Iacobelli
Francisco
Iacobelli
Ph.D.
Department Associate Chair; Associate Professor
Computer Science
College of Business and Technology
(773) 442-4728
Expertise
Natural Language Processing, Information filtering and HCI.
Courses Taught
CS 200 Programming I | CS 207 Programming II
CS 321 Server Side Web Dev.
CS 315 Modern Database Management
CS 342 Intro HCI- Human Computer Interaction
CS 347 Mobile Apps
CS 416 AI and Robotics
Research Interests
The intersection of human-computer interaction, cognitive psychology and artificial intelligence and health equity. Building smart interfaces for health care.
Education

PhD. Northwestern University, Chicago, Il

MSc. DePaul University, Chicago, Il 

Ingeniero Civil Informático, Universidad Diego Portales, Santiago, Chile

Additional Information

I like biking, swimming and playing guitar.

Northeastern Illinois University
5500 North St. Louis Avenue
Chicago, IL 60625
United States

(773) 442-4728
Office Hours
Tuesday: 1-4 p.m.
Wednesday: 4-6 p.m.
Main Campus
Male with glasses white shirt and and light colored tie.
Ahmed Ezzeldin
Khaled
Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Computer Science
College of Business and Technology
(773) 442-4727
Courses Taught
CS 415: Design of Database Systems
CS 349: Introduction to the Internet of Things
CS 341: Parallel Computing and Distributed Systems
CS 331: Computer Networks
CS 308: Operating Systems
Research Interests
My research interests include Internet of Things (IoT), Applications for Smart Spaces, Mobile and Pervasive Computing, and Distributed Systems.
Education

Ph.D., University of Florida
M.S., Cairo University
B.S., Cairo University

Room LWH 3059
Northeastern Illinois University
5500 North St. Louis Avenue
Chicago , IL 60625
United States

(773) 442-4727
Office Hours
By appointment
Main Campus
Peter G. Kimmel
Peter
G.
Kimmel
Ph.D.
Professor
Computer Science
College of Business and Technology
(773) 442-4717
Expertise
Cryptography, Theoretical Computer Science
Courses Taught
CS-200 Programming Fundamentals
CS-201 Discrete Structures
CS-207 Object-Oriented Programming and Data Structures
CS-304 Data Structures
CS-324 Introduction to design of Algorithms
CS-325 Automata, Languages, and Theory of Computation
CS-355 Cryptography
CS-400 Discrete Modeling and Analysis
CS-404 Analysis of Algorithms
Research Interests
Complexity Theory, Communication Complexity, Algorithms
Education

Ph.D. University of Chicago

Additional Information

You might want to know: I love playing tennis and table tennis. Additionally, I square dance!

Room LWH 3058
Northeastern Illinois University
5500 North St. Louis Avenue
Chicago, IL 60625
United States

(773) 442-4717
Office Hours
N/A
Main Campus
graciela perera
Graciela
Perera
Associate Professor
Computer Science
College of Business and Technology
7734424738
Expertise
Computer networks and protocols, distributed systems and applied security.
Courses Taught
Introductory and advanced courses on computer networks and security
Research Interests
Current focus is on next‑generation networks, wireless censo r applications and infrastructure safety.
Education

Ph.D., University of South Florida

LWH 3048
5500 N. St. Louis St.
Chicago, IL 60625
United States

7734424738
Office Hours
N/A
El Centro
NEIU logo
Manar
Mohaisen
Assistant Professor
Computer Science
College of Business and Technology
(773) 442-4714
Courses Taught
CS 200 Programming
CS 207 Programming II
CS 360 Cybersecurity
Research Interests
System Security, Network Analysis and Measurement, Wireless Communications
Education

Ph.D. Inha University, South Korea

(773) 442-4714
Office Hours
Contact via email.
Main Campus
NEIU logo
Pericles
Prezas
Associate Professor
Computer Science
College of Business and Technology
(773) 442-4725
Expertise
Systems (low level) programming, networks
Courses Taught
Introductory and advanced courses on systems programming
Introductory and advanced courses on networks
Introductory and advanced courses on operating systems
Advanced object oriented programming courses
Research Interests
Networks, operating systems and embedded systems programming
Education

Ph. D. Illinois Institute of Technology

LWH 3052
5500 N. St. Louis St.
Chicago, IL 60625
United States

(773) 442-4725
Office Hours
N/A
Main Campus
Woman with curly hair and fair skin smiles with teeth showing
Rachel
Trana
Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Computer Science
College of Business and Technology
(773) 442-4720
Expertise
Software Development
Bioinformatics
Machine Learning
Courses Taught
CS-200: Programming Fundamentals
CS-201: Discrete Structures
CS-207: Object-Oriented Programming and Data Structures
CS-321: Server-Side Web Development
CS-324: Introduction to the Design of Algorithms
CS-327: Computational Methods in Biology
CS-335: Artificial Intelligence
CS-412: Web Application Development
Research Interests
CS/Biology Interdisciplinary Research
Computer Science Education
AI/Data Science: Cyberbullying
Education

Ph.D. Northwestern University in Applied Mathematics

B.S. University of Arkansas at Monticello in Mathematics

Additional Information

You might want to know: I’ve run the Chicago marathon twice and I am a true crime podcast junkie.

Room LWH 3059
Northeastern Illinois University
5500 North St. Louis Avenue
Chicago, IL 60625
United States

(773) 442-4720
Office Hours
Please email
El Centro
Main Campus
Male with dark hair white shirt and black jacket
Xiwei
Wang
Assistant Professor
Computer Science
College of Business and Technology
(773) 442-4734
Courses Taught
Data Structures
Informatics
Programming II
Intro to the Design of Algorithms
Analysis of Algorithms
Intro to Data Mining
Research Interests
Data privacy and security, recommender systems, data mining, and machine learning
Education

Ph.D., Computer Science, University of Kentucky
M.Eng., Computer Software and Theory, University of Science and Technology of China

LWH 3061
Northeastern Illinois University
5500 North St. Louis Avenue
Chicago, IL 60625
United States

(773) 442-4734
Office Hours
TBA
Main Campus
NEIU logo
James
Albright
Instructor
Computer Science
College of Business and Technology
(773) 442-4720
Courses Taught
Advanced Object Oriented Programming and Web Development
Research Interests
Software Engineering
Education

MsCs. Northern Illinois Unviersity

FA 108
5500 N. St. Louis Ave.
Chicago, IL 60625
United States

(773) 442-4720
Office Hours
N/A
Main Campus
NEIU logo
Mirza
Baig
UTS-Systems Manager
Computer Science
College of Business and Technology
(773) 442-4375
Courses Taught
Introductory Computer Networks courses
Research Interests
Computer Networks
Education

Ms. Sc Northeastern Illinois University

LWH 3050
5500 North St. Louis Avenue
Chicago, IL 60625
United States

(773) 442-4375
Office Hours
Appointment via email
Main Campus
diego fernandez
Diego
Fernandez
Instructor
Computer Science
College of Business and Technology
(773) 442-4720
Expertise
A senior software engineer with 18 years of experience in analysis, design, and implementation of distributed systems
Courses Taught
Introductory and advanced courses in Software Engineering
Research Interests
Software Engineering
Education

Ms Sc. Nova Southeastern University

LWH 3001
5500 North St. Louis Avenue
Chicago, IL 60625
United States

(773) 442-4720
Office Hours
N/A
Main Campus
NEIU logo
Devlin
Hyna
Information Systems Specialist
Computer Science
College of Business and Technology
(773) 442-4388
Courses Taught
Introductory Programming Courses
Research Interests
IBM Cognos BI administration, Ellucian Banner Workflow development, third party application integration, and high level support for Cognos BI report developers.
Education

Ms Sc. Northeastern Illinois University

D 16
5500 North St. Louis Avenue
Chicago, IL 60625
United States

(773) 442-4388
Office Hours
N/A
Main Campus
NEIU logo
Michael
Kazarinov
Instructor
Computer Science
College of Business and Technology
(773) 442-4720
Courses Taught
Introductory and graduate courses on Data Structures, Discrete Strucures, Computer Graphics and Video Game Development
Research Interests
N/A
Education

Ph.D. Kharkov State University

LWH 3103
5500 North St. Louis Avenue
Chicago, IL 60625
United States

(773) 442-4720
Office Hours
N/A
El Centro
Main Campus
NEIU logo
Freddy
A
Porps
Instructor
Computer Science
College of Business and Technology
(773) 442-4720
Courses Taught
Introductory programming courses and discrete mathematics
Research Interests
Computer Science Education
Education

Ms Sc. Computer Science at Northeastern Illinois University

LWH 3103
5500 North St. Louis Avenue
Chicago, IL 60625
United States

(773) 442-4720
Office Hours
N/A
El Centro
Main Campus
NEIU logo
Kenneth
Sotak
Instructor
Computer Science
College of Business and Technology
(773) 442-4720
Courses Taught
Introductory programming courses
Research Interests
N/A
Education

Ph. D. Northwestern University

5500 North St. Louis Avenue
Chicago, IL 60625
United States

(773) 442-4720
Office Hours
N/A
El Centro
Main Campus