Michael E. Cotterell's Curriculum Vitae

A recent hard copy of my CV can be found here.

Academic History

  • Ph.D. in Computer Science – University of Georgia (December 2017)
    • GPA: 4.0 (Major); 3.93 (All)
    • Doctoral Minor: Statistics
    • Dissertation: Supporting Open Science in Big Data Frameworks and Data Science Education
  • B.S. in Computer Science – University of Georgia (May 2011)

Teaching Experience

University of Georgia

  • Lecturer of Computer Science
    • CSCI 4760 - Computer Networks (Fall 2018)
    • CSCI 1302 - Software Development (Spring 2018)
    • CSCI 1302 - Software Development (Fall 2017)
  • Instructor Limited Term (Faculty Instructor of Record)
    • CSCI 3030 - Computing, Ethics, and Society (Summer 2017)
    • CSCI 1730 - Systems Programming (Spring 2017)
    • CSCI 2610 - Discrete Mathematics (Spring 2017)
    • CSCI 1730 - Systems Programming (Fall 2016)
    • CSCI 3030 - Computing, Ethics, and Society (Fall 2016)
    • CSCI 1730 - Systems Programming (Summer 2016)
    • CSCI 2610 - Discrete Mathematics (Summer 2016)
    • CSCI 3030 - Computing, Ethics, and Society (Summer 2016)
    • CSCI 1302 - Software Development (Spring 2016)
    • CSCI 3030 - Computing, Ethics, and Society (Spring 2016)
    • CSCI 1302 - Software Development (Fall 2015)
    • CSCI 1730 - Systems Programming (Fall 2015)
  • Graduate Teaching Assistant (Instructor of Record)
    • CSCI 2720 – Data Structures (Summer 2015)
    • CSCI 1302 – Software Development (Spring 2015)
    • CSCI 1302 – Software Development (Fall 2014)
    • CSCI 1730 – Systems Programming (Summer 2014)
    • CSCI 1302 – Software Development (Spring 2014)
    • CSCI 2610 – Discrete Mathematics (Fall 2013)
    • CSCI 1302 – Software Development (Spring 2013)
    • CSCI 1302 – Software Development (Fall 2012)
  • Graduate Lab Assistant (Lab Instructor)
    • CSCI 1301L – Introduction to Computing and Programming Lab (Spring 2012)
    • CSCI 1301L – Introduction to Computing and Programming Lab (Fall 2011)

Publications

  • A list of my publications can be found here.

Internships

  • National Renewable Energy Lab (NREL) (Summer 2012)
I worked in the Strategic Energy Analysis Center (SEAC) under the direction of Dr. Aaron Beach. My work focussed on research towards Energy Systems Integration (ESI). During this internship, I developed the first version of the Ontology for Energy Investigations (OEI).

Research Groups

My contributions include research into the applications of Unicode in the ScalaTion Domain-Specific Language (DSL) and a smaller DSL for simulation optimization.

My contributions include functional data approaches to clustering and other analytics techniques.

Conference Organizational Committees

  • PC Member: The 2018 Southern Data Science Conference Atlanta (SDSC'18 Atlanta). Atlanta, GA, USA (April 2018). https://www.southerndatascience.com/
  • PC Member: The 49th ACM Technical Symposium on Computer Science Education (SIGCSE 2018). Baltimore, MD, USA (February 2018). https://sigcse2018.sigcse.org/.
  • PC Member: The 2nd Open Science in Big Data Workshop (OSBD 2017), part of the IEEE International Conference on Big Data (IEEE BigData'17). Boston, MA, USA (December 2017). https://osbd.github.io/.

Reviewer for Funding Agencies

  • National Science Foundation (NSF). 2018

Service Work

Professional Memberships

  • Association for Computing Machinery (ACM)
  • ACM Special Interest Group on Computer Science Education (SIGCSE)
  • Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)
  • IEEE Computer Society (IEEE-CS)

Some of the class descriptions on this page are pulled directly or paraphrased from the UGA Bulletin.