Faculty Profiles

Computer Science department faculty contact and bio information


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Dr. Thomas Reichherzer

  • Position: Chair and Associate Professor
  • Department: Computer Science
  • Office Location:  Building 4, Room 442

Dr. Thomas Reichherzer has conducted research on wearable device security, smart home technology, and knowledge modeling in health care.

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Dr. Sikha Bagui

  • Position: Professor
  • Department: Computer Science
  • Office Location:  Building 4, Room 227

Dr. Sikha Bagui is a Professor in the Department of Computer Science.

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Dr. Steven P Bitner

  • Position: Assistant Professor
  • Department: Computer Science
  • Office Location:  Building 4, Room 239

Dr. Steven BItner is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Computer Science. His main research interest is Computational Geometry.

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Dr. John Coffey

  • Position: Professor
  • Department: Computer Science
  • Office Location:  Building 4, Room 434

Dr. John Coffey is a Professor in the Department of Computer Science and a Research Scientist at the Florida Institute for Human and Machine Cognition.

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Dr. Brian Eddy

  • Position: Assistant Professor
  • Department: Computer Science
  • Office Location:  Building 4, Room 244

Dr. Brian P. Eddy, an Assistant Professor, holds a Ph.D. in Computer Science from the University of Alabama.

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Dr. Eman El Sheikh

  • Position: Professor, Computer Science, and Director, Center for Cybersecurity
  • Department: Computer Science
  • Office Location:  Building 4, Room 237B

Dr. Eman El-Sheikh is Director of the Center for Cybersecurity and Professor of Computer Science.

Caroline Sangeetha John

Dr. Caroline Sangeetha John

  • Position: Lecturer/Instructor
  • Department: Computer Science
  • Office Location:  Building 4, Room 238

Dr. Caroline John earned her Ph.D. from the University of Alabama in the city of Huntsville.

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Dr. Ezhil Kalaimannan

  • Position: Assistant Professor
  • Department: Computer Science
  • Office Location:  Building 4, Room 241

Dr. Ezhil Kalaimannan, an Assistant Professor, conducts research in the wide areas of digital forensics and cyber security.

Richard Landry

Mr. Richard Landry

  • Position: Lecturer
  • Department: Computer Science
  • Office Location:  Building 4, Room 243

Richard Landry joined the Department of Computer Science in the fall of 2018, having previously served as an adjunct instructor and visiting assistant professor with Electrical and Computer Engineering. His background is in real-time software development and systems engineering.

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Dr. Amitabh Mishra

  • Position: Assistant Professor
  • Department: Computer Science
  • Office Location:  Building 4, Room 232
  • Personal UWF Website

Dr. Amitabh Mishra, an Assistant Professor, has a Ph.D. in Computer Science and Engineering from the University of Cincinnati.

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Dr. Bernd Owsnicki Klewe

  • Position: Lecturer
  • Department: Computer Science
  • Office Location:  Building 4, Room 435

Dr. Bernd Owsnicki-Klewe, a Lecturer, has written in-depth books about algorithms, data structures and artificial intelligence.

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Anthony Pinto

  • Position: Lecturer
  • Department: Computer Science
  • Office Location:  Building 4, Room 242

Anthony Pinto, a Lecturer, teaches graduate and undergraduate courses in Computer Science and Software Engineering.

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Dr. Dallas Snider

  • Position: Associate Professor
  • Department: Computer Science
  • Office Location:  Building 4, Room 436B

Dr. Dallas Snider, an Assistant Professor, received his Ph.D. in Integrated Computing and M.S. in Instrumental Sciences from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock.

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Dr. Ashok Srinivasan

  • Position: Nystul Chair
  • Department: Computer Science
  • Office Location:  Building 4, Room 436

Dr. Ashok Srinivasan is the William Nystul Eminent Scholar Chair and Professor. He obtained his Ph.D. in Computer Science from the University of California, Santa Barbara.

Emeritus Faculty

Computer Science department emeritus faculty contact and bio information.


  • Dr. Richard Earp

    • Position: Professor Emeritus
    • Department: Computer Science
    • Office Location: Building 4 Room 223
    • rearp@uwf.edu
    • 8504743241
  • Dr. Laura J White

    • Position: Professor Emeritus
    • Department: Computer Science
    • Office Location: Building 4 Room 223
    • lwhite@uwf.edu
    • 8504743241
  • Dr. Norman Wilde

    • Position: Professor Emeritus
    • Department: Computer Science
    • Office Location: Building 4 Room 223
    • nwilde@uwf.edu
    • 8504743241

Adjunct Faculty

Computer Science department adjunct faculty contact and bio information.


  • Patrick Brooks

  • Mark Carr

  • Rex Cason

  • Brian Emmerling

  • Dr. Xingang Fang

    • Position: Adjunct Faculty
    • Department: Computer Science
    • xfang@uwf.edu
  • Evorell (E.L.) Fridge

  • Kim Golson

  • Jason Gryn

    • Position: Instructor
    • Department: Computer Science
    • jgryn@uwf.edu
  • Jeffrey Hawthorne

  • Richard Johnston

  • Dr. Donna Lohr

    • Position: Instructor
    • Department: Computer Science
    • dlohr@uwf.edu
  • Kathy Reid

    • Position: Instructor
    • Department: Computer Science
    • kreid@uwf.edu
  • Lori Smailes

  • Hamsa Suri

    • Position: Instructor
    • Department: Computer Science
    • hsuri@uwf.edu
  • James Teichert

  • Aileen Trotter