Teaching-Affiliated Faculty

Instructors

Bateman, Leanne M

Academic Program Chair for the Project and Program Management and Strategic Analytics Programs and Instructor in the Rabb School of Continuing Studies

Expertise: Project, program and portfolio management, PMO management. Certified Project Management Professional (PMP). Certified Scrum Master (CSM). Certified Information Professional (CIP).

Brink, Derek E.

Instructor in the Rabb School of Continuing Studies, Division of Graduate Professional Studies.

Expertise: Extensive high-tech industry experience in strategy development and execution, corporate / business development, product management and product marketing. Results-oriented business leader with proven track record of driving growth through new and enhanced product offerings. Unique blend of analytical / technical background, combined with excellent communication skills and extensive information security industry expertise. MBA with honors from the Harvard Business School; BS in Applied ...

Brooks, Charles L.

Instructor in the Rabb School of Continuing Studies, Division of Graduate Professional Studies.

Expertise: Network security and secure software development specifically in data network communications. Broad background in information security, including network forensics, VPN technologies, PKI, LAMP and secure software development.

Brown, Jeffrey L.

Instructor in the Rabb School of Continuing Studies, Division of Graduate Professional Studies.

Buko, Alex

Instructor in the Rabb School of Continuing Studies, Division of Graduate Professional Studies.

Caffrey, Daniel

Program Chair for the Bioinformatics Program and Instructor in the Rabb School of Continuing Studies, Division of Graduate Professional Studies

Expertise: Daniel Caffrey, Ph.D. specializes in genomic and computational analysis of innate immunity and host-pathogen interactions.

Cheng, Alan

Instructor in the Rabb School of Continuing Studies, Division of Graduate Professional Studies.

Expertise: Computer-aided drug design.

Chin, Gary Y.

Instructor in the Rabb School of Continuing Studies, Division of Graduate Professional Studies.

Expertise: Designs and develops solutions using Microsoft technologies: Silverlight, C#, ASP.NET, SQL Server Integration Services, SQL Server Reporting Services, XML/XSLT, and SharePoint.

Coleman, Cheryl

Instructor in the Rabb School of Continuing Studies, Division of Graduate Professional Studies.

Cramer, Keith

Instructor in the Rabb School of Continuing Studies, Division of Graduate Professional Studies.

Expertise: Software Engineering. Over fifteen years of professional software development experience and work with client/server, Internet, and object-oriented technologies. Extensive experience with Java, C++, Unix and Microsoft operating systems and software.

Davidow, Ari

Instructor in the Rabb School of Continuing Studies, Division of Graduate Professional Studies.

Expertise: Software/web development, project management, content management and online community development, cloud computing. Earlier career in multilingual typography.

Davis, Jenelle

Instructor in the Rabb School of Continuing Studies, Division of Graduate Professional Studies.

Drewry, Jennifer

Instructor in the Rabb School of Continuing Studies, Division of Graduate Professional Studies.

Expertise: Microsoft Office Specialist

Duval, Manuel X

Instructor in the Rabb School of Continuing Studies, Division of Graduate Professional Studies.

Escobedo, Ernesto

Instructor in the Rabb School of Continuing Studies, Division of Graduate Professional Studies.

Flockhart, Ian T.

Instructor in the Rabb School of Continuing Studies, Division of Graduate Professional Studies.

Expertise: Python, Perl, CGI Programming, Database Programming, Database Management

Freedman, Steven

Instructor in the Rabb School of Continuing Studies, Division of Graduate Professional Studies.

Expertise: PowerBuilder 10.0/11.0, Sybase, MSSQL, Software Development Life Cycle, Software Support and Maintenance, SQL

Gentile, Stephen A.

Instructor in the Rabb School of Continuing Studies, Division of Graduate Professional Studies

Expertise: Certified Project Management Professional. Currently serves as Director, Project Management Office, at Babson Capital Management LLC. More than 25 years of experience managing systems and business projects.

Gibson, James R

Instructor in the Rabb School of Continuing Studies, Division of Graduate Professional Studies

Expertise: Software architect & project leader experienced in complex system architecture, database internals & software project management. Strengths include system design, database internals, strategic planning & the management of software development teams.

Girard, Susanna

Instructor in the Rabb School of Continuing Studies, Division of Graduate Professional Studies.

Glosband, Merry

Instructor in the Rabb School of Continuing Studies, Division of Graduate Professional Studies.

Expertise: Museums and Non-Profits; Speaker, Facilitator

Goncalves, Marcus

Instructor in the Rabb School of Continuing Studies, Division of Graduate Professional Studies.

Expertise: Expert in building top-producing enterprise application development and web services through extensive technical networks and standard committees, KM and change management. Hands-on experience in operational management, supply chain management, knowledge and project management, tactical direction setting, action plan development, goal accountability, and most importantly, team process leadership.

Greger, Valerie

Instructor in the Rabb School of Continuing Studies, Division of Graduate Professional Studies

Expertise: Human Genetics, Molecular Biology, Bioinformatics

Guérin, Denise M.

Instructor in the Rabb School of Continuing Studies, Division of Graduate Professional Studies.

Expertise: Risk Management, Project Management for professional practices and for non-profits, Contracts and Procurement. Member of the Project Management Institute and a certified PMP. University of Pennsylvania, BA Boston University School of Law, JD Brandeis Unversity, MS in Project and Program Management

Harvey, Arthur W

Instructor in the Rabb School of Continuing Studies, Division of Graduate Professional Studies.

Expertise: Arthur has over 25 years of experience in the health informatics field principally focused on the design and implementation of clinical information systems in large hospitals.

Hassey, James

Instructor in the Rabb School of Continuing Studies, Division of Graduate Professional Studies.

Expertise: Experience in supporting and leading project/program technical teams. Work with project teams to define and implement improvements to project management processes and practices. Project Management Professional (PMP).

Heda, Raj

Instructor in the Rabb School of Continuing Studies, Division of Graduate Professional Studies.

Hemdal, Deborah Wheaton

Instructor in the Rabb School of Continuing Studies, Division of Graduate Professional Studies.

Hemdal, Erik

Academic Program Chair for the Software Engineering program and Instructor in the Rabb School of Continuing Studies, Division of Graduate Professional Studies

Expertise: Software development and QA for trading floors, an Internet news service, printers and imaging systems, and control applications. My interests include Perl, the UNIX programming environment, software quality, and intellectual-property issues.

Holberton, Philip

Instructor in the Rabb School of Continuing Studies, Division of Graduate Professional Studies

Expertise: Certified Public Accountant with a focus in strategic, financial and operational issues for established and start-up businesses. Mr. Holberton is an expert in designing presentations and coaching individuals in getting their message across to audiences.

Hughes, Jason D.

Instructor in the Rabb School of Continuing Studies, Division of Graduate Professional Studies.

Expertise: Jason Hughes is a computational biologist with more than ten years experience in the pharmaceutical industry. His areas of expertise include analysis of next-generation sequence data, pharmacogenomics, machine learning techniques, and scientific computing. He has a PhD in biophysics from Harvard University.

Keilty, John J.

Instructor in the Rab School of Continuing Studies, Division of Graduate Professional Studies.

LaCreta, Jim J.

Instructor in the Rabb School of Continuing Studies, Division of Graduate Professional Studies

Expertise: Leadership, project management, communication skills, strategic planning - organizational and operational designs, budgetary planning, and conflict management.

Landon, Melissa

Instructor in the Rabb School of Continuing Studies, Division of Graduate Professional Studies.

Leiden, Stevan

Instructor in the Rabb School of Continuing Studies, Division of Graduate Professional Studies

Expertise: Major areas of technical expertise include: architecture, design, and implementation of very high speed communication networks and and their support for cooperative computing.

Lesser, Laurie

Associate Director of Instructor Recruitment and Development; Instructor in the Rabb School, Division of Graduate Professional Studies

Expertise: Teaching, Consulting, Management, Organization and Leadership.

Leyfer, Dmitriy

Instructor in the Rabb School of Continuing Studies, Division of Graduate Professional Studies.

Expertise: Dmitriy Leyfer, PhD, specializes in gene expression and omics data analysis.

Liu, Mike

Instructor in the Rabb School of Continuing Studies, Division of Graduate Professional Studies.

Expertise: Software Development with C/C++/C#/VB.NET. SOA application architecture with WCF, LINQ, and Entity Framework. Relational database management with SQL Server, Oracle, and Informix.

Malik, Nadeem

Instructor in the Rabb School of Continuing Studies, Division of Graduate Professional Studies.

Malkenson, Leo

Instructor in the Rabb School of Continuing Studies, Division of Graduate Professional Studies

Expertise: Over 20 years of Software Engineering experience. Expertise includes a strong background in Graphics, Data base, Geometric Modeling and customer support.

Languages: C++, C, Java, Fortran Operating Systems: Windows NT, Unix on various platforms

Messier, Richard

Instructor in the Rabb School of Continuing Studies, Division of Graduate Professional Studies.

Expertise: IT Security and Compliance Digital/Computer Forensics Security Testing Incident Response Networking

Molony, Cliona

Instructor in the Rabb School of Continuing Studies, Division of Graduate Professional Studies.

Expertise: Genetics, Statistical Genetics, Biomarkers, Clinical Trials, Phamacogenetics

Moore, Carl E.

Instructor in the Rabb School of Continuing Studies, Division of Graduate Professional Studies.

Morrone, Ross

Instructor in the Rabb School of Continuing Studies, Division of Graduate Professional Studies.

Mutunga, Charles Ireri

Instructor in the Rabb School of Continuing Studies, Division of Graduate Professional Studies.

Expertise: Project Management Business Analysis Software/Database Design & Development Object Oriented Design & software modeling in standard UML.

Nagappan, Ramesh R.

Instructor in the Rabb School of Continuing Studies, Division of Graduate Professional Studies.

Expertise: Applied Cryptography, Information Security and Identity Assurance including PKI, Smartcards and Biometrics.

Natarajan, Madhusudan

Instructor in the Rabb School of Continuing Studies, Division of Graduate Professional Studies

Expertise: Information Transduction in Biological Systems. a. Biological Data Mining and Modeling - Computational and Systems Biology Approaches. b. Biological and Biomedical Feedback Systems - Modeling & Control.

Noonan, Michael

Instructor in the Rabb School of Continuing Studies, Division of Graduate Professional Studies.

Parker, Jeffrey S.

Instructor in the Rabb School of Continuing Studies, Division of Graduate Professional Studies.

Partensky, Michael B.

Instructor in the Rabb School of Continuing Studies, Division of Graduate Professional Studies

Expertise: Research in Physics and Biophysics, chemical and biological interfaces, modeling of membranes and proteins (mostly published under the alias "Partenskii"). Teaching Math and Science from High School to graduate level. Popularizing science.

Pastorino, Lucia

Instructor in the Rabb School of Continuing Studies, Division of Graduate Professional Studies.

Expertise: Molecular biology, cell biology, protein expression and analysis, biology of neurodegenerative diseases, Alzheimer’s disease

Phillips, Cynthia

Academic Program Chair for the Information Technology Management, Information Security and Health and Medical Informatics programs; Instructor in the Rabb School of Continuing Studies, Division of Graduate Professional Studies

Expertise: Organization and management, software engineering methodologies, software requirements engineering, distance education, managing information technologies.

Priddle, David T.

Instructor in the Rabb School of Continuing Studies, Division of Graduate Professional Studies.

Rifkin, Ian P.

Instructor in the Rabb School of Continuing Studies, Division of Graduate Professional Studies.

Expertise: Web development and implementation, content management systems (CMS), UNIX, LDAP, SQL, release management, online communities

Sadreyev, Ruslan

Instructor in the Rabb School of Continuing Studies, Division of Graduate Professional Studies

Salerno, Brian

Director of Online Learning and Assessment Instructor in the Rabb School of Continuing Studies, Division of Graduate of Professional Studies.

Sivachenko, Andrey

Instructor in the Rabb School of Continuing Studies, Division of Graduate Professional Studies.

Expertise: Statistics, numerical methods, large-scale genomic and proteomic data analysis, biological networks and pathways, next-generation sequencing applications, data mining and computational data analysis in disease biology applications.

Smedile Rifkin, Valerie Beth

Assistant Director of Academic Programs and Instructor in the Rabb School of Continuing Studies, Division of Graduate Professional Studies

Stucklen, Elisabeth

Instructor in the Rabb School of Continuing Studies, Division of Graduate Professional Studies.

Svet, Olga

Instructor in the Rabb School of Continuing Studies, Division of Graduate Professional Studies

Expertise: Areas of expertise include: SDLC for financial and investment industries; identity management systems; enterprise scale storage management software products design and development; Software Design and Architecture, SOA; Agile SW development. C#, WCF, C/C++, MFC,COM/DOM, multithreading; WIN NT, UNIX, AS/400 and LINUX.

Taylor, Deanne

Instructor in the Rabb School of Continuing Studies, Division of Graduate Professional Studies

Expertise: Bioinformatics, systems biology, genome-wide studies.

Todd, Amy

Instructor in the Rabb School of Continuing Studies, Division of Graduate Professional Studies

Verabelli, Raghu

Instructor in the Rabb School of Continuing Studies, Division of Graduate Professional Studies.

Expertise: Software Analysis, Development, Implementation, Database Design and Administration, Performance and Tuning, Cross Platform Porting, Technical Support and Product Support Engineering.

Wallace, Robert S.

Instructor in the Rabb School of Continuing Studies, Division of Graduate Professional Studies.

Expertise: Machine Learning, Image Processing, Embedded systems design / development. Software design in highly regulated industries (FDA). Medical device design/development. Managing remote teams. Multi-discipline project management (software, electronics, mechanical). Risk Management.

Walters, Derrick

Instructor in the Rabb School of Continuing Studies, Division of Graduate Professional Studies.

Expertise: Management, Program and project management, ITIL (Information Technology Infrastructure Library), Adult education, Microprocessor Theory, Online development and learning and MS Project.

Wang, Yongge

Instructor in the Rabb School of Continuing Studies, Division of Graduate Professional Studies.

Wattanasin, Nich

Instructor in the Rabb School of Continuing Studies, Division of Graduate Professional Studies.

Expertise: Research & Development in Health and Medical Informatics, Software and Systems Engineering, Applied Computer Science, and Entrepreneurship & Startups

Williams, Jeffrey

Instructor in the Rabb School of Continuing Studies, Division of Graduate Professional Studies

Yurik, Aline

Academic Program Chair for the Software Engineering Program; Instructor in the Rabb School of Continuing Studies, Division of Graduate Professional Studies.

Expertise: Expertise: Software Engineering, Virtual Management, Architecture of Enterprise Systems, Web and E-Business Portals, Object-Oriented Design & Development, Project Management

Yurik, Vitaly

Instructor in the Rabb School of Continuing Studies, Division of Graduate Professional Studies.

Expertise: Possesses over two decades of software development and teaching experience. Areas of expertise: ● Web and Enterprise Application Development, E-Commerce, E-Business, Financial Applications ● Java SE and EE Technologies: JSP, JSTL, EJB 3.0, JSP, Servlets, JSF, JDBC, JNDI, Collections, Swing, Multithreading, Networking, Generics. ● Web and Enterprise Frameworks : Struts, Spring, Hibernate, Seam ● AJAX Frameworks and Libraries ● Web Services and Service Oriented Architecture (SOA). ● Design ...

Zmiri, Ofer A.

Instructor in the Rabb School for Continuing Studies, Division of Graduate Professional Studies.