UNF CCEC
Neal S. Coulter, Ph.D.
College of Computing, Engineering, & Construction
4567 St Johns Bluff Rd S
Jacksonville, FL 32224-2645
Voice 904-620-1350 / FAX 904-620-2385
Email ncoulter[at]unf.edu
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Professional History


EDUCATION

Ph.D., Georgia Institute of Technology, 1974. Major, Information and Computer Science.

M.S., Georgia Institute of Technology, 1972. Major, Information and Computer Science; Minor, Mathematics.

M.A., University of Alabama, 1966. Major, Mathematics.

B.S., University of Alabama, 1965. Major, Mathematics; Minor, Physics

Also attended Auburn University, Auburn, Alabama, as a part-time graduate student from 1968 to 1970 and completed thirty quarter-hours of graduate mathematics while pursuing Ph.D. before switching to computer science.


EMPLOYMENT

August 1998 - present: Dean, College of Computing Sciences and Engineering and Professor, Department of Computer and Information Sciences, University of North Florida, Jacksonville, Florida
August 1994 - August 1998: Professor, Department of Computer Science and Engineering, College of Engineering, Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, Florida.

August 1994 - April 1995: Visiting Scientist, Software Engineering Institute (SEI), Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Assigned to Software Risk Management Technology group. (On sabbatical leave from Florida Atlantic University.). SEI Visiting Scientist appointment continued until December 31, 1996, on a part-time basis.

May 1995 - August 1995: Siemens Stromberg-Carlson, Boca Raton, Florida. Reviewed and recommended changes in the company's software metrics program.

May 1991 - August 1994: Chairman and Professor, Department of Computer Science and Engineering, College of Engineering, Florida Atlantic University.

May 1988 - May 1991: Chairman and Professor, Department of Computer Science, College of Engineering, Florida Atlantic University. (From January 1987 until January 1989 the Computer Science Department reported to the University Provost office while the Department was college independent.).

January 1987 - May 1988: Acting Chairman and Professor, Department of Computer Science, Florida Atlantic University.

September 1975 - January 1987: Department of Computer and Information Systems, College of Business and Public Administration, Florida Atlantic University. Professor, August 1983 - January 1987. Appointed to original faculty, Institute for Computer Science and Engineering, October 1984. Chairman, Institute for Computer Science and Engineering, January 1986 - December 1987. Associate Professor, September 1975 - August 1983. Director of Department, October 1976 - August 1981. Granted tenure, 1980.

August 1984 - August 1985: Los Alamos National Laboratory, Los Alamos, New Mexico (Operated by the University of California). Member of Computer and Communications Division, Artificial Intelligence Group. (On sabbatical leave from Florida Atlantic University.)

August 1981 - December 1981: IBM Corporation, Boca Raton, Florida. Faculty Associate. (On leave from Florida Atlantic University.)

September 1967 - September 1975: Columbus College, Columbus, Georgia. Assistant Professor of Mathematics. (On leave September 1971 - September 1974). Granted tenure and promoted to Associate Professor effective September 1975.

September 1966 - September 1967: Boeing Company, Huntsville, Alabama. Associate Research Engineer.