Graduate Faculty

Meet our tenured and tenure-track faculty members in the College of Engineering and Computing. 

  • Leonard Adelman

    Professor, Systems Engineering and Operations Research, College of Engineering and Computing

    Leonard Adelman’s research is oriented toward (1) understanding judgment and decision processes, and (2) designing and evaluating systems to support them. Regarding the former, Adelman has performed research to understand how people define (or “frame”) judgment and decision problems.
  • Massimiliano Albanese wears a gray collared shirt in his faculty profile for the IST department at George Mason University.

    Associate Professor / Tenured Associate Chair for Research, Department of Information Sciences and Technology - Associate Director, Center for Secure Information Systems

    Research Interests: AI & ML, Data Science, Cybersecurity, Education Technology, Health Informatics, Human-Centered Computing, and Smart Communities
  • Mehdi Darehbidi wears a dark suit, striped tie, and glasses in his faculty profile for the Department of Mechanical Engineering

    Assistant Professor

    Research Interests: Fatigue and Fracture, electrochemistry and corrosion, computational materials, reliability, thermodynamics and heat transfer, failure mechanics.
  • Associate Professor
    Computer Science
    College of Engineering and Computing

    Paul Ammann has taught at George Mason University since 1989. His areas of interest and expertise are software testing and secure information systems. He received the Volgenau School Outstanding Teaching Award in 2007. Research 2012 - 2014 : Usability Analysis of Security Protocols. Funded by Dartmouth College. Research Interests Software Engineering
  • Antonios Anastasopoulos, Assistant Professor Computer Science College of Engineering and Computing

    Assistant Professor
    Computer Science
    College of Engineering and Computing

    Antonios Anastasopoulos, Assistant Professor Computer Science College of Engineering and Computing
  • Tanvir Arafin wears a dark suit and blue shirt in his faculty profile for the Department of Cyber Security Engineering.

    Assistant Professor

    Research Interests: Hardware security and trust issues in emerging computer platforms.
  • Giorgio Ascoli

    Professor, Bioengineering, College of Engineering and Computing  

    Giorgio Ascoli is a Professor in the Department of Bioengineering.
  • Professor and Eminent Scholar
    Computer Science
    School of Computing

     

    In addition to being a Professor, Eminent Scholar in CYSE, Giuseppe Ateniese is also a CCI Faculty Fellow in the CS and CYSE Departments. He was a Farber Endowed Chair in Computer Science and Department Chair at Stevens Institute of Technology. In addition, he was with Sapienza-University of Rome, Assistant/Associate Professor at John Hopkins University, and one of the JHU Information Security Institute founders. Degrees: PhD, Computer Science, University of Genoa (2000)
  • Johnathan Auerbach headshot

    Assistant Professor

    Research Interests: Data science, causal inference, survey methods, longitudinal data, official statistics, open data, citizen science/crowdsourcing/participatory government, urban analytics, public policy.
  • Professor
    Computer Science
    College of Engineering and Computing

    Hakan Aydin has taught at George Mason University since 2001. His research interests include real-time embedded systems, low-power computing, and fault tolerance. He was a recipient of the National Science Foundation CAREER award in 2006. He has served on the program committee of various conferences. He was also the technical program committee chair of the IEEE RTAS 2011, and the general chair of the IEEE RTAS 2012 conferences. He received the Department of Computer Science Teaching Award in 2006 and 2009.