Dr. Jane Xue Hired as Instructional Professor

The Department welcomes Dr. Jianxia (Jane) Xue into a new Instructional Assistant Professor position beginning with the Fall 2010 semester. In this position, Xue will be teaching courses such as CSci 251 (Programming for Engineering and Sciences), CSci 111-112-211 (Computer Science I, II, III), and CSci 487 (Senior Project) as well as undergraduate and graduate electives in areas such as graphics, animation, image processing, speech recognition, and Python programming.

Xue holds MS and PhD degrees in Electrical Engineering (signal processing) from UCLA and a BS degree in Electronic Techniques and Information Systems from Tsinghua University in P. R. China. In the 2006-08 period, she worked as a software engineer for Sony Pictures Imageworks in Los Angeles. For the past two years, she has worked for the Department as an Instructor.

Jane, congratulations on your new position!