Unversity of San Francisco

I am an Assistant Professor in the Department of Computer Science at the University of San Francisco. I am also the Graduate Director for the Masters in Science in Computer Science (MSCS) program, and teach courses for the Masters in Science in Analytics (MSAN) program.


USF Symposium on Cyber Security   Posted 22 Sep 2015

Join USF for a critical conversation about cybersecurity in today's globally connected world as leaders from government, business, and security discuss the ethical, social, and legal implications of information technology and the nature of increasingly sophisticated cyberattacks.

USF Symposium on Cyber Security

Wednesday, October 14th
Fromm Hall, Xavier Auditorium

  • 5:00pm – Event Registration RSVP Required

  • 5:30pm – Panel I: Ethical, Moral, and Legal Implications of Cyber Attacks. Features John Callas (Silent Circle), Nate Cardozo (EFF), Susan Freiwald (USF), and Jonathan Reiber (Office of the Secretary of Defense).

  • 6:30pm – Panel II: Investing in Security: The Industry and Emerging Technologies. Features Bab Ackerman (Allegis Capital), Joe Levy (Sophos), Barmak Meftah (Alienvault), and Danny Yadron (Wall Street Journal).

  • 7:30pm – Reception

The Symposium on Cyber Security is hosted by the College of Arts and Sciences. See the events calendar for additional details and contact information.

Hiring Two Tenure-Track Faculty   Posted 14 Sep 2015

The Department of Computer Science at the University of San Francisco is hiring TWO tenure-track Assistant Professors starting in August 2016. For full consideration, applications should be submitted by December 1, 2015. Click here for additional details.

Data Visualization Speaker Series - Spring 2015   Posted 15 Mar 2015

We have announced our speakers for Spring 2015:

Cole Nussbaumer
Death to pie charts!‚Äč ...and other lessons in storytelling with data
Dan Hubbard
Security attacks discovery through visualization: Beauty in badness

Go to the Data Visualization Speaker Series website for details and to RSVP.

IEEE SSP Call for Posters   Posted 12 Mar 2015

We are accepting abstract submissions to the IEEE S&P 2015 Poster Session! See below for important deadlines:

Go to the full IEEE S&P Call for Posters for details.

Data Driven Security Podcast   Posted 20 Jan 2015

In case you missed it, you can listen to the VizSec 2014 recap on the Data Driven Security podcast at:

Data Driven Security
Episode 13: Deconstructing VizSec
Hosts: Bob Rudis and Jay Jacobs
Guests: Lane Harrison and Sophie Engle

You can download the papers on the ACM Digital Library.

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