Faculty

Anne Acker

Anne Acker

Anne Acker is an Assistant Professor with a B.S. from the University of Connecticut and an M.A. and M.B.A. from the University of New Haven. Her areas of specialization include Decision Support Systems.


Ali Darvish

Ali Darvish

Ali Darvish is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Computing Sciences at JU.  He earned a M.S. in Software Engineering from Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden in 2009 and a Ph.D. in Computer Science from Iowa State University in 2015. He specializes in software engineering and automated software testing.


Dennis Dormady

Dennis Dormady​

Dennis Dormady is an Associate Professor with a B.S. and M.A.E. from the University of Florida. His areas of specialization include Hardware, Internet, Operating Systems and Computer Organization.

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  • Email address  dwd@ju.edu
  • Telephone number  (904) 256-7307

Barbara Doyle

Barbara Doyle

Barbara Doyle is a Professor of Computing Science. She earned her Ph.D. from Florida Institute of Technology and her undergraduate degree from the University of Kentucky. Her area of specialization includes application development, programming languages, and systems anal​ysis & design. She is the author of C# Programming: "From Problem Analysis to Program Design", which is in the 5th edition. She currently serves as department chair for Computing Science.


Ahmed Al Zaidy

Ahmed Al Zaidy

Ahmed Al Zaidy is a Visiting Assistant Professor in the Department of Computing Sciences at JU.  He earned a M.S. in Information Systems Computer Security from Strayer University, in 2014 and he is pursing Ph.D. in Business Administration Specialized in information Security from Northcentral. He is Specialized in information security.  

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Vivek Shandilya

Vivek Shandilya

Vivek Shandilya is an Assistant Professor with a Ph.D. from the University of Memphis. He works on security and optimization problems. His research work involves information theory, mathematical modeling, design and analyses of algorithms for learning and optimization.