Spiros Mancoridis

Spiros Mancoridis

The Auerbach Berger Chair in Cybersecurity
Distinguished Professor of Computer Science
Computer Science

Spiros Mancoridis

The Auerbach Berger Chair in Cybersecurity
Distinguished Professor of Computer Science
Computer Science

Biography

Dr. Mancoridis serves as professor at the College of Computing & Informatics (CCI) at Drexel University. He holds a BCSH in computer science from Acadia University and MSc and PhD degrees from the University of Toronto. He joined Drexel's faculty in 1996, previously serving as interim department head of the Department of Computer Science, and then as senior associate dean of CCI academic affairs. He is the recipient of the National Science Foundation’s 1998 CAREER Award. He served as interim dean of CCI from July 2015 to August 2016. He is a member of the IEEE (senior member), ACM and SIGSOFT. He has authored or co-authored more than 70 refereed technical publications. In 2008, Mancoridis was recognized with an Outstanding Researcher Award from the College of Engineering. His expertise includes autonomic computing, software design and architecture, reverse engineering, software clustering, software visualization, software security, genetic algorithms and software engineering education.
 

Research Areas

  • Computer Security
  • Systems & Software Engineering

Research Interests

Software engineering, software security, code analysis, evolutionary computation

Academic Distinctions

  • 1996: PhD (Doctor of Philosophy in Computer Science) University of Toronto, Department of Computer Science.
    • Thesis: Controlling the Interactions of Architectural Design Components Using Scoping Rules.
    • Supervisor: Prof. Richard C. Holt
  • 1992: MSc (Master of Science in Computer Science) University of Toronto, Department of Computer Science.
    • Thesis: A Visual Programming Environment for Object-Oriented Turing
    • Supervisor: Prof. Richard C. Holt
  • 1990: BCSH (Bachelor of Pure and Applied Science with in Computer Science with Honors) Acadia University, Department of Computer Science.
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