CIS Professors Promoted

Effective on July 1, 2010, Dr. Yixin Chen and Dr. Philip J. Rhodes were promoted to Associate Professor and granted tenure. Congratulations to Professors Rhodes and Chen!

Chen has a PhD in Computer Science from Pennsylvania State University, an MS and a PhD in Electrical Engineering from the University of Wyoming, an MS in Control Theory and Application from Tsinghua University, and a BS in Automatic Control from Beijing Polytechnic University. He joined the CIS faculty as an Assistant Professor in 2006 after three years on the faculty of the University of New Orleans.

Rhodes has a PhD in Computer Science from the University of New Hampshire, an MS in Computer Science from the University of Rhode Island, and a BA in Philosophy from the University of Virginia. He joined the faculty as an Assistant Professor in 2004.