University of West Florida
11000 University Parkway
Building 4, Room 232
Pensacola, FL 32514

amishra at uwf dot edu


  • Assistant Professor in the Department of Computer Science at the University of West Florida (UWF), Pensacola, FL, USA.
  • Ph.D. in Computer Science and Engineering from the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computing Sciences at University of Cincinnati (UC), Cincinnati, OH, USA.
  • Extensive research experience in the areas of Wireless Sensor Networks, Body Area Networks, Wireless Control and Automation.
  • 19 years of experience in teaching undergraduate and graduate courses.
  • Worked as a Lecturer at Northern Kentucky University for the academic year 2012 and taught courses in Java Programming, Data Structures and Algorithms in Java, and fundamentals of Information Technology for two semesters.
  • Graduate Teaching Assistant in the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computing Sciences from Fall 2008 to Spring 2014.
  • Worked as an instructor/lab instructor/grader for Java Programming, MATLAB programming, C++ programming, Network and Systems Programming, Data Structures & Algorithms, Computer Networks, Wireless and Mobile Networks, and Adhoc and Sensor Networks courses at UC since Fall 2008.
  • Good communication skills; Attended sessions on English usage, communication skills and teaching methods under the 'Preparing Future Faculty' program at University of Cincinnati.

Academic Experience

  • Dec 1997 – Aug 2008
    Associate Professor (Instrumentation) [last position held]
    Bhilai Institute of Technology, Durg, CG, India
  • Oct 1990 – Jan 1992
    Lecturer (Electronics)
    Bhilai Institute of Technology, Durg, CG, India

Professional Experience

  • Aug 1992 – Nov 1997
    Assistant Manager (Instrumentation) [last position held]
    Steel Authority of India Limited, Bhilai Steel Plant, Bhilai, CG, India
  • Jan 1992 – Jul 1992
    Graduate Engineer Trainee (Telecom)
    Coal India Limited, Bilaspur, CG, India


  • 2008 – present
    Ph.D. in Computer Science and Engineering
    University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Dissertation: Modeling and Performance Evaluation of Wireless Body Area Networks for Healthcare applications
    Advisor: Dr. Dharma P. Agrawal
    Expected Graduation Date: December 2014
  • 2003 – 2004
    PG Diploma in Biomedical Informatics
    Bioinformatics Institute of India, NOIDA, India
  • 2002 – 2004
    PG Diploma in Personnel Management
    National Institute of Personnel Management, Kolkata, India
  • 1999 – 2001
    Master of Technology in Instrumentation
    Devi Ahilya University, Indore, India
  • 1986 – 1990
    Bachelor of Engineering in Electronics
    Ravi Shankar University, Raipur, India