People of Computer Science and Engineering

Jie Cheng

Associate Professor, Computer Science

Contact: Tel: (808) 932-7526, Email, Website

Research: Bioinformatics, pattern recognition, high-performance computing and visualization.

Francis Ray M. Cristobal

Information Technology Specialist, Computer Science

Contact: Tel: (808) 932-7544, Email

IT System Administration, Networks, Desktop Support, Project Management,
Instructional Design, E-Learning Development, Data Visualization, cyberCANOE

Harry “Keith” Edwards

Chair, Computer Science; Professor, Computer Science

Contact: Tel: (808) 932-7522, Email, Website

Travis Mandel

Assistant Professor, Computer Science

Contact: Tel: (808) 932-7523, Email, Website

Michael Peterson

Associate Professor, Computer Science

Contact: Tel: (808) 932-7525, Email, Website

Research: Image Processing, Data Science, Visualization, Bioinformatics, and Evolutionary Computation.
Courses: Fundamentals of Data Science in R, Data Structures, Discrete Mathematics, Introduction to Computer Science I & II, Database Internals, Database Management Systems Design, Database Analytics (Data Mining), Artificial Intelligence, Organization of Programming Languages, Theory of Computing, Introduction to Bioinformatics, Introduction to Image Processing, Board Game Analysis and Design.

Shawon S. M. Rahman

Associate Professor, Computer Science and Engineering

Contact: Tel: (808) 932-7524, Email, Website

Ted V. Shaneyfelt

Lecturer, Computer Science

Contact: Tel: (808) 932-7726, Email, Website


Dr. Judith Gersting

Judy Gersting

Professor Emerita

Dr. Judith Gersting served as the Computer Science Department Chair at UH Hilo for many years.

Contact: Judy's website

John Gersting

John Gersting

Professor Emerita

Dr. John Gersting's research interest is in database technology.

Contact: John's website