UMass Boston

Areas of Expertise

Database Design, Object-Oriented Systems,, E-commerce, Data Communications,, Information Systems Security


PhD, University of Texas Arlington

Additional Information


On the Faculty at UMass Boston since 1994. Previously taught at Salisbury State University, Maryland. Involved with Information Systems since 1978.

Courses Taught

Database Design, Systems Analysis and Design, Business Data Telecommunications, E-Commerce.

Research Interests

Modern systems development methodologies, security, and performance

Professional Activities

Member of ACM and the IEEE Computer Society
Member of the IBM Scholars Program


Dean’s Award for Distinguished Research, 2000-2001
Joan Moon Undergraduate Teaching Award, 1999-2000