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

Currently Teaching Assignment (Fall 2018):

  • 1 x CSCI 4300 - Web Programming

  • 3 x CSCI1302 - Software Development

Tentative Future Teaching Assignment (Spring 2019):

  • 1 x CSCI 4730 - Operating Systems

  • 3 x CSCI 1302 - Software Development

I also have experience teaching the following courses, many of which were multiple sections with large class sizes:

  • CSCI1301L - Intro. to Comp. and Prog. (Lab)

  • CSCI1302 - Software Development

  • CSCI1730 - Systems Programming

  • CSCI2610 - Discrete Mathematics

  • CSCI2670 - Theory of Computation

  • CSCI2720 - Data Structures

  • CSCI3030 - Computing, Ethics \& Society

  • CSCI4300 - Web Programming

  • CSCI4760 - Computer Networks

  • CSCI4950 - Directed Study

  • CSCI4960 - Faculty-Mentored Research in CS

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).

Conference Organizational Committees

  • Research Track Steering Committee Member: The 2019 Southern Data Science Conference Atlanta (SDSC'19 Atlanta). Atlanta, GA, USA (April 2019). https://www.southerndatascience.com/.

  • PC Member: The 50th ACM Technical Symposium on Computer Science Education (SIGCSE 2019). Minneapolis, MN, USA (February 2019). https://sigcse2019.sigcse.org/.

  • PC Member: The 3rd Open Science in Big Data Workshop (OSBD 2018), part of the IEEE International Conference on Big Data (IEEE BigData'18). Boston, MA, USA (December 2017). https://osbd.github.io/.

  • 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.