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Faculty Profile

H CONRAD CUNNINGHAM

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COMPUTER & INFORMATION SCIENCE
PROFESSOR OF COMPUTER & INFORMATION SCIENCE
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211 WEIR HALL
UNIVERSITY, MS 38677
(662) 915-5358
Joined UM: 08/15/1989

Areas of Expertise

  • COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCE
  • COMPUTER PROGRAMMING
  • COMPUTER SCIENCE
  • COMPUTERS, CLIENT/SERVER COMPUTING
  • COMPUTERS, DISTRIBUTED PROCESSING
  • COMPUTERS, FORMAL METHODS IN SOFTWARE ENGINEERING
  • COMPUTERS, PARALLEL AND DISTRIBUTED COMPUTING
  • COMPUTERS, PROGRAMMING LANGUAGES
  • SOFTWARE ENGINEERING

Brief Bio

H. Conrad Cunningham is Professor and Chair of Computer and Information Science. He received his D.Sc. and M.S. degrees in computer science from Washington University in St. Louis and his B.S. degree in mathematics from Arkansas State University. He joined the Department of Computer and Information Science as an Assistant Professor in 1989, was promoted to Associate Professor in 1995, was named Department Chair in 2001, and was promoted to Professor in 2006. His primary research and teaching expertise is in the areas of software engineering, programming languages, and concurrent and distributed computing. Cunningham has served as chair of the Regional Board of the CCSC Mid-South Conference since 2005 and served as Program Chair for the International Conference on the Principles and Practice of Programming in Java (PPPJ) in 2007. In 2008, the CCSC Mid-South conference presented him its award for outstanding leadership.

Degrees

BS
MATHEMATICS
ARKANSAS STATE UNIVERSITY/JONESBORO, ARKANSAS (1976)
MS
COMPUTER SCIENCE
WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY/SAINT LOUIS, MISSOURI (1978)
DSC
COMPUTER SCIENCE
WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY/SAINT LOUIS, MISSOURI (1989)

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