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Jose Cordova
Associate Professor
School of Acctg, Finan, & Info Serv
HMPH 345
318-342-1855
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Jose L Cordova, PhD
Associate Professor, Computer Science
Computer Science Accreditation Coordinator

Education

Ph D

1992, Computer Science
Mississippi State University

MS

1988, Computer Science
Mississippi State University

BS

1986, Computer Science
Mississippi State University

Biographical Sketch

Dr. Cordova is originally from San Salvador, El Salvador, and has worked at ULM since August 1995.  Dr. Cordova has served as Chair of the Computer Science program since 2005 and currently holds the Kitty Degree Endowed Professorship in Computer Science.

Research Interests

Dr. Cordova's research interests are focused on Computer Science Education, Experimental Computer Science, Algorithms, Discrete Mathematics, and Artificial Intelligence.

Recent Publications

Cordova, J., Eaton, V., Greer, T., Smith, L. (2018). A Comparison of CS Majors and Non-CS Majors Attitudes and Practices Regarding Password Strength (pp. 69-75). Walton, NY: Journal of Computing Sciences in Colleges.
Cordova, J., Eaton, V., Greer, T., Smith, L. (2017). A Comparison of CS Majors and Non-CS Majors Attitudes Regarding Computer Security Threats (pp. 4-10). Walton, NY: The Journal of Computing Sciences in Colleges.
Cordova, J. L., Eaton, V., Taylor, K. W. (2011). Experiences in Wonderland: A Success Story with Alice. CCSC.

Research Grants

Taylor, K. W. (Supporting), Cordova, J. L. (Principal), Eaton, V. (Supporting), "Computer Science Wonderland" (Awarded, Not Yet Funded), Sponsored By Cyber Innovation Center/LA Tech, External to The University of Louisiana at Monroe, $20000. (December 1 2009 - Present).
Wiedemeier, P. D. (Co-Principal), Cordova, J. L. (Co-Principal), "A Proposal to Replace the Room 316 Classroom Computers in the Hemphill Airway and Computer Science Building" (Not Funded), Sponsored By Student Technology Access Plan (STAP), The University of Louisiana at Monroe, $18000. (October 2008 - July 2009).

Awards & Honors

April 2003 Outstanding Faculty Member - College of Arts And Sciences.

Courses Taught

CSCI 1070Computer Literacy, 1 course(s)

CSCI 2003INTERMEDIATE PROGRAMMING, 6 course(s)

CSCI 2073FILE AND DATA STRUCTURES, 16 course(s)

CSCI 2098ETHICAL & PROF ISSUES IN COMP, 4 course(s)

CSCI 3005ANALYSIS OF ALGORITHMS, 7 course(s)

CSCI 3010Org Of Programming Languages, 1 course(s)

CSCI 3013COMPUTER THEORY, 4 course(s)

CSCI 3026ADV DISCRETE STRUCTURES, 13 course(s)

CSCI 4061COOPERATIVE EDUCATION EXP, 2 course(s)

CSCI 4065ADV TOPICS IN COMPUTER SCIENCE, 2 course(s)

CSCI 4083Artificial Intelligence, 3 course(s)