D. Cenk Erdil, Ph.D.
, Computer Science and Engineering
Dr. Erdil has joined Sacred Heart University’s School of Computer Science and Engineering in Fall 2017. Prior to SHU, he has held academic positions at Marist College, Columbia University Medical Center, and Istanbul Bilgi University. His research interests include using Cloud Computing as Artificial Intelligence Infrastructures, Cyber-Physical Systems and Internet-of-Things, Teaching coding to P-12 students, and Health Informatics.
He is the author of numerous peer-reviewed journal and conference publications in grid and cloud computing. He designed and implemented a cloud-based public health informatics infrastructure for Columbia University ICAP, and also designed a data dissemination module for PHIA Project.
He is a founding member of the School of Engineering at Istanbul Bilgi University, and was the chair of its Computer Engineering Department. In the past, he designed an adaptive resource-matching framework for large-scale, autonomous grid computing environments, using epidemic dissemination protocols. He is also the founding director of Engineers Without Borders International, Turkey branch.
At the industry, Dr. Erdil has worked in management and software engineering roles for more than a decade at various organizations, including Fidelity National Information Services (FIS), and Turkish Airlines. He is a senior member of the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM), and a senior member of Institute for Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE); and a member of Engineers Without Borders International (EWB-I), American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE), and Association for Information Systems (AIS).
Degrees and Certifications
- Ph.D., Binghamton University (SUNY), 2008
- M. Engr., The Pennsylvania State University, 1999
- B.Sc., Marmara University, 1997
- Artificial Intelligence
- Cloud Computing
- Software Engineering
- Operating Systems