Program Faculty

The faculty section offers an alphabetical listing of faculty in the Software Engineering Program.


Chang-Hyun Jo, Ph.D.

Program Coordinator & Professor, Computer Science

  • Software Engineering, Process and Design
  • SEI Certificate in CMM
  • SEI Certificate in ATAM Evaluator
  • SEI Certificate in Software Architecture Professional


Ning Chen, Ph.D.

Professor, Computer Science

  • Embedded Systems and Wireless Sensor Network (Linux Kernel, Contiki, TinyOS)
  • Software Testing, Verification, Validation, and Quality Assurance
  • Enterprise Software Architecture and Design (OpenERP)
  • SEI Certificate in Software Architecture Professional
  • SEI Certificate in Service-Oriented Architecture Professional


James Choi, Ph.D.

Professor, Computer Science

  • Software Development Methodology
  • Reverse Engineering
  • Configuration Management


Bin Cong, Ph.D.

Professor, Computer Science

  • SEI Authorized CMM Lead Assessor
  • CMMI Lead Appraiser, and CMMI Instructor
  • Internet and Enterprise Computing
  • Software Architecture and Engineering


Christopher T. Ryu, Ph.D.

Professor, Computer Science

  • Project Management with Metrics
  • Software Design and Architecture
  • Data Mining, Databases, and Computational Finance