John Impagliazzo, Ph.D.

John Impagliazzo, Ph.D.

Visiting Professor / Interim Director for Computer Engineering

Professor Impagliazzo recently began his tenure with Sacred Heart University to pilot the creation of the computer engineering program that commences in the fall of 2017. He is a member and active participant of ACM, IEEE, and AITP and is a world expert in engineering and computing curricula and accreditation. He was affiliated with senior positions at Hofstra University, Qatar University, and Uppsala University. He was the editor of the ACM SIGCSE Bulletin and the founding editor-in-chief of the ACM Inroads magazine. He looks forward to a promising and successful computer engineering program at SHU.

Degrees and Certifications

    • Ph.D., Adelphi University
    • M.S., Adelphi University
    • M.S., Stony Brook University
    • B.S., St. John’s University
    • A.A.S., SUNY at Farmingdale

Awards and Fellowships


    • IEEE Fellow
    • ACM Distinguished Educator
    • CSAB Fellow
    • AITP/CompTIA Individual Performance Award

Publications and Presentations

    Professor Impagliazzo has published eighteen books and has delivered hundreds of research papers, conference papers, and professional presentations worldwide. 


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