CS-CIS Faculty

Phone:
810-762-3423
Email:
farmerme@umflint.edu
CSEP - Computer Science & Computer Information Systems

Michael Farmer, Ph.D

Professor of Computer Science - CSEP Department Chair

Education: Ph.D. in Computer Science & Engineering, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI, 2004

Office: 207 Murchie Science Building

Faculty CV

Courses:

  • CSC 127: Unix
  • CSC 175: Problem Solving and Programming I
  • CSC 382: Software Engineering
  • CSC 383: Software Project Management
  • CSC 365: Computer Architecture
  • CSC 436/483: Senior Capstone
  • CSC 446/546: Artificial Intelligence
  • CSC 565: Advanced Computer Architecture
  • CSC 580: Advanced Software Engineering 
Phone:
810-762-3182
Email:
alhosban@umflint.edu
CSEP - Computer Science & Computer Information Systems

Amal Alhosban, Ph.D

Assistant Professor of Computer Science

Education: Ph.D. in Computer Science, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI, 2013

Office: 102 C Murchie Science Building

Courses:

  • Data Mining
  • System Analysis and Design
  • Enterprise Integration
  • Semantic Web Services
  • Ad hoc Network

Research: Semantic Web, Fault Management and Wireless Network

Phone:
810-762-3131
Email:
markalli@umflint.edu
CSEP - Computer Science & Computer Information Systems

Mark Allison, Ph.D

Assistant Professor of Computer Science

Education: Ph.D in Computer Science, Florida International University, 2014; MS in Information Systems, City University of New York, 1993; BS in Computer Science, City University of New York, 1990

Office: 214A Murchie Science Building

Faculty Website

Courses:

  • CSC 383: Sofware Project Management
  • CSC 515: Could Computing
  • CSC 580: Advanced Software Engineering
  • CSC 592: Software Testing

Research: Model-Driven Software Development, Smartgrid, Intelligent Agents, UAVs

Phone:
810-762-3131
Email:
bassous@umflint.edu
CSEP - Computer Science & Computer Information Systems

Richard Bassous

Lecturer of Computer Science

Office: 212 Murchie Science Building

Phone:
810-762-3374
Email:
bisgin@umflint.edu
CSEP - Computer Science & Computer Information Systems

Halil Bisgin, Assistant Professor of Computer Science

Assistant Professor of Computer Science

Education: Ph.D. in Integrated Computing-Computer Science, University of Arkansas at Little Rock, Little Rock, AR, 2012

Office: 207 Murchie Science Building

Faculty Website

Courses:

  • CSC 375: Data Structures
  • CSC 582: Advanced Database Concepts and Emerging Applications

Research: Data Mining & Machine Learning, Social Computing, Biomedical Informatics & Bioinformatics, Parallel Computing

Phone:
810-762-3124
Email:
chbrown@umflint.edu
CSEP - Computer Science & Computer Information Systems

Cherie Brown

Lecturer II of Computer Science

Education: MA in Mathematics from Eastern Michigan University

Office: 212K Murchie Science Building

Phone:
810-762-3131
Email:
finegan@umflint.edu
CSEP - Computer Science & Computer Information Systems

Timothy Finegan

Lecturer of Computer Science

Office: 212 Murchie Science Building

Phone:
810-762-3186
Email:
qgalerne@umflint.edu
CSEP - Computer Science & Computer Information Systems

Quentin Galerneau

Lecturer of Computer Science

Education: M.A., Central Michigan University, Mount Pleasant, MI

Office: 207 Murchie Science Building

Phone:
810-762-3131
Email:
hjhachem@umflint.edu
CSEP - Computer Science & Computer Information Systems

Joel Hachem

Lecturer of Computer Science

Office: 212 Murchie Science Building

Phone:
810-762-3184
Email:
hickslm@umflint.edu
CSEP - Computer Science & Computer Information Systems

Linda Hicks

Lecturer of Computer Science

Education: M.S., Oakland University, Rochester, MI

Office: 212 Murchie Science Building

Phone:
810-766-6837
Email:
pkalmar@umflint.edu
CSEP - Computer Science & Computer Information Systems

Pam Kalmar

Lecturer of Computer Science

Education: M.S. in Management Information Systems, Ferris State University, Big Rapids, MI, 2003

Office: 112A Murchie Science Building

Phone:
810-762-3131
Email:
jefflive@umflint.edu
CSEP - Computer Science & Computer Information Systems

Jeffrey Livermore, Ph.D

Lecturer of Computer Science

Education: Ph.D in Information Systems, Nova Southeastern University, Fort Lauderdale, FL

Office: 112B Murchie Science Building

Courses:

  • CSC 570: Cyber Security
  • CSC 580: Advanced Software Engineering

Research: Ethics is IA Pedagogy

Phone:
810-762-0606
Email:
mmani@umflint.edu
CSEP - Computer Science & Computer Information Systems

Murali Mani, Ph.D

Associate Professor of Computer Science

Office: 207 Murchie Science Building

Courses: 

  • CSC 175: Problem Solving and Programming I
  • CIS / CSC 263: Introduction to Web Design
  • CIS / CSC 276: Problem Solving and Programming II in Java
  • CIS / CSC 363: Advanced Web Application Programming
  • CIS / CSC 384: Database Design
  • CIS 530: Information Storage and Retrieval
  • CIS 531: Data Warehousing and Business Intelligence
  • CSC 582: Advanced Database Concepts and Applications 

Research: Database Systems, Processing of Streaming Data, Data Lineage, Big Data, Secure Query Processing in the Cloud, Effective Computer Science Education, Women and Minorities in Computer Science

Phone:
810-762-3124
Email:
brmcbrid@umflint.edu
CSEP - Computer Science & Computer Information Systems, Engineering

Brian McBride

Lecturer of Computer Science

Education: M.S. in Computer Information Systems, University of Michigan-Flint, Flint, MI

Office: 214E Murchie Science Building

Courses:

  • EGR 165: Computer-Aided Design
  • CSC 101: Fluency with Information Technology
  • CIS 128: Intro Computer Information Systems
  • CSC 175: Problem Solving and Programming I
Phone:
810-762-3131
Email:
mohsenf@umflint.edu
CSEP - Computer Science & Computer Information Systems

Fadi Mohsen, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Computer Science

Education: Ph.D., University of North Carolina Charlotte, Charlotte, NC, 2016

Office: 203G Murchie Science Building

Courses:
CIS 250 -  Fund of Sys Analysis and Design
CSC 386 - Digital Forensics
CSC 370 - Intro to Information Security
CSC 570 - Cyber Security
CIS 363 - Advanced Web Application Programming 

Research Interests: Network, Mobile and Applications Security. 

 

Phone:
810-762-3469
Email:
mjspra@umflint.edu
CSEP - Computer Science & Computer Information Systems

Matthew Spradling, Ph.D

Assistant Professor of Computer Science

Education: Ph.D. in Computer Science, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY, 2015

Office: 207 Murchie Science Building

Phone:
810-762-3189
Email:
zahsyed@umflint.edu
CSEP - Computer Science & Computer Information Systems

Zahid Syed, Ph.D

Assistant Professor of Computer Science

Office: 214C Murchie Science Building

Faculty Website

Courses:

  • CSC 365: Computer Architecture
  • CSC 535: Advanced Computer Networking
  • CSC 565: Computer Systems Architecture
  • CSC 592: Embedded Computing

Research: Computer & mobile security, Behavioral biometrics, Data mining

Phone:
810-762-3131
Email:
tcharlot@umflint.edu
CSEP - Computer Science & Computer Information Systems

Charlotte Tang, Ph.D

Associate Professor of Computer Science

Office: 207 Murchie Science Building

Faculty Website

Courses:

  • Human Computer Interaction
  • Health Informatics
  • Social computing
  • Computer Supported Cooperative Work

Research: Designing for Real People with Real Needs! Including healthcare collaborations with clinicians, arts & technology research with local museums and galleries, cognitive assessments with local older adults, and social media and student performance with schools.

Phone:
810-766-6696
Email:
swturner@umflint.edu
CSEP - Computer Science & Computer Information Systems

Stephen Turner, Ph.D

Associate Professor of Computer Science; Associate Chair of CSIS

Education: Ph.D. in Computer Science, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI, 1995

Office: 207 Murchie Science Building

Faculty Website

Phone:
810-762-3175
Email:
uludag@umflint.edu
CSEP - Computer Science & Computer Information Systems

Suleyman Uludag, Ph.D

Associate Professor of Computer Science

Education: Ph.D., DePaul University, Chicago, IL, 2007

Office: 214B Murchie Science Building

Faculty Website

Courses: 

  • CSC 101: Fluency in Information Technology and Computing
  • CSC 175 / 275 / 276: Problem Solving and Programming I / II
  • CIS 335 / CSC 335: Computer Networks I

Research: Smart Grid communications, smart meter data collection, security & privacy in the Smart Grid, Cybersecurity education & curriculum development; Routing in Wireless Mesh Networks; Quality-of-Service routing in networks

CSIS STAFF

Phone:
810-237-6531
Email:
djros@umflint.edu
CSEP - Computer Science & Computer Information Systems

David Rosemary

Systems Administrator

Office: 114 Murchie Science Building

Phone:
810-762-0737
Email:
pslackta@umflint.edu
CSEP - Computer Science & Computer Information Systems, Engineering, Physics

Pat Slackta

Administrative Assistant

Office: 207 Murchie Science Building

Phone:
810-762-3131
Email:
casharri@umflint.edu
CSEP

Cassandra Walker

Administrative Assistant Associate

Office: 207 Murchie Science Building

Phone:
810-762-0916
Email:
vissers@umflint.edu
CSEP - Computer Science & Computer Information Systems

Susie Churchill

MS CSIS & MSME Graduate Program Manager

Office: 112C Murchie Science Building