Curriculum Vitae

Education

Graduate Certificate, Native American Studies (08/2016)

Montana State University (MSU), Bozeman, Montana, U.S.A.

Coursework: Federal Indian Law and Policy, Activism & Indigeneity: A Comparative Study, Native America: Dispelling the Myths, Native Food Systems

Ph.D., Computer Science and Engineering (12/2004)

J.B. Speed School of Engineering, University of Louisville (UofL), Louisville, Kentucky, U.S.A.

Dissertation: "Classificatory Decomposition for Time Series Clustering and Categorization."

M.S., Computer Science (05/2000)

Polish-Japanese Institute of Information Technology (PJIIT), Warsaw, Poland (formerly PJICT)

Specialization: Knowledge Discovery in Databases

Thesis: "An Application of Methods of Data Exploration to the Analysis of Neuro-Biological Evoked Potentials"

Specialization: Multimedia and Artificial Intelligence

Thesis: "A System to Investigate Visual and Auditory Sensory Correlation in Image Perception in the Presence of Surround Sound"

B.E., Computer Engineering (09/1998)

Polish-Japanese Institute of Computer Techniques (PJICT), Warsaw, Poland

Specialization: Intelligent Decision Support Systems

Additional education and certificates

Future Professors Program at UofL (08/2002 -- 04/2003): a year-long training regimen for prospective college and university professors.

London Chamber of Commerce & Industry's Spoken English for Industry & Commerce (LCCI-SEFIC) certificate (1997, passed with distinction).

Professional experience (selected appointments)

Associate Professor, Department of Computer and Information Sciences, Delaware State University (08/2014 -- present).

Assistant Professor, Department of Computer and Information Sciences, Delaware State University (08/2010 -- 08/2014).

Principal Investigator, Computational Intelligence, Biological, and Legal Informatics Laboratory (03/2017 -- present).

Principal Investigator, Computational Intelligence and Bio(logical)informatics Laboratory (08/2010 -- 03/2017).

Postdoctoral Scholar, Faculty Institutes for Reforming Science Teaching, Fourth Edition (FIRST IV) (04/2009 -- 08/2010).

Postdoctoral Fellow and Instructor, Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI) Undergraduate Biological Sciences Program Curriculum Development / Teaching Fellowship, Department of Biology, Emory University (02/2009 -- 08/2010).

Co-instructor, Department of Biology, Emory University (02/2009 -- 08/2010).

Postdoctoral Fellow, Prinz Lab, Department of Biology, Emory University (07/2005 -- 08/2010).

Postdoctoral Research Associate, Office of the Senior Vice President for Research, University of Louisville (12/2004 -- 06/2005).

Graduate Research Assistant, Office of the Senior Vice President for Research, University of Louisville (06/2002 -- 12/2004).

Graduate Research Assistant, UPS Center for World-Wide Supply Chain Management (UPSi), Logistics and Distribution Institute (LoDI), University of Louisville (05/2000 -- 05/2002).

Professional memberships

Association of Tribal Archives, Libraries, and Museums (ATALM).

Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), including:

  • Computer Society,
  • Computational Intelligence Society,
  • Education Society,
  • Aerospace and Electronic Systems Society

Organization for Computational Neuroscience (OCNS).

Society for Advancement of Hispanics/Chicanos and Native Americans in Science (SACNAS).

Society for Neuroscience (SfN).

Tau Beta Pi, The Engineering Honor Society.