Dr. Akhilesh Tyagi Named SE Professor-in-Charge

October 19, 2017

Dr. Akhilesh Tyagi Named SE Professor-in-Charge Photo of Dr. Akhilesh Tyagi

Dr. Akhilesh Tyagi was named to a three year term as the Professor-in-Charge of the Software Engineering Program on Friday, August 11, 2017.  Dr. Tyagi is an Associate Professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering.  His research areas are computing & networking systems and cyber infrastructure. Tyagi's areas of interest include embedded systems, trusted computing base and private circuit synthesis. 

The position was previously held by Dr. Johnny Wong, professor in the Computer Science Department, formerly known as the Director of Software Engineering. Dr. Wong's three year term ended on June 30, 2017. 

The program looks forward to having Dr. Tyagi on board to see where he takes the program as we continue to be one of the fastest growing majors on campus.