Faculty and Staff

Faculty


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Professor of Computer Science

(616) 526-8666
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EducationInterests

computer science education, parallel and distributed computing, high performance computing, object-oriented programming, networking


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Associate Professor of Computer Science

(616) 526-7543
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Education
Interests

database technology, architecture-centric project management, software maintenance, ASP.Net, data mining


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Teaching Staff

(616) 526-8532
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Education
Interests

 Microsoft Office applications, financial planning, tax assistance


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Assistant Professor

(616) 526-8562
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EducationInterests

Computational biology, computer science education, gender in computer science, automated theorem proving


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Assistant Professor

(616) 526-7805
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EducationInterests

Computer Science education, Computer Science outreach to K-12, application of virtues to computer programming, interdisciplinary computing, Christian missions computing


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Professor, Director of Christian Classics Ethereal Library

(616) 526-6860
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Education

 

Interests

Computer graphics, design and analysis of algorithms, digital libraries and the Christian Classics Ethereal Library


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Professor

(616) 526-7111
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Education
Interests

natural language engineering, human-computer interaction, software engineering, and cognitive science

Contributing Faculty


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Professor

(616) 526-7113
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EducationInterests

computational statistics, scientific computing, computational complexity theory, theoretical computer science


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Professor

526-7114
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Education
Interests

computability theory (formerly called recursion theory), cognitive science (especially formal models of learning), tournaments (especially ranking problems)

Emeriti


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Professor

(616) 526-6403
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Education
Interests

computer forensics, computer security, cryptography, number theory


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Computer Science, Emeritus

(616) 526-6691
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EducationInterests

networking, computer architecture, computer security, intellectual property


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Computer Science, Emeritus


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Interests

numerical analysis, computer science education
Dr. Leestma is the department's first faculty emeritus


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Computer Science, Emeritus

(616) 526-6351
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Education
Interests
  • programming languages,
  • algorithm and data structure design and analysis,
  • computer science education

Staff


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System Administrator

(616) 526-8723
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Administrative Assistant

(616) 526-7163
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Web Developer, Christian Classics Ethereal Library

(616) 526-7938
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Associate Director, Christian Classics Ethereal Library

(616) 526-8845
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Web Developer, Christian Classics Ethereal Library

(616) 526-6610
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