Dr. Perry Alexander is a Professor in the Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Department and Director of the Information and Telecommunication Technology Center at The University of Kansas. His research interests include system-level modeling, design languages, heterogeneous specification, language semantics, and trusted systems. He received the BSEE and BSCS in 1986, the MSEE in 1988, and the PhD in 1992 all from The University of Kansas. From September 1992 through July 1999 he was a faculty member and director of The Knowledge-Based Software Engineering Laboratory in the Electrical and Computer Engineering and Computer Science department at The University of Cincinnati.
Dr. Alexander's research has been sponsored by NSF, DARPA, NASA, Battelle, as well as several Armed Services Laboratories. He has published over 100 refereed research papers and the book System Level Design With Rosetta. He has won 20 teaching awards and was named a Kemper Teaching Fellow and the ASEE's Midwest Region Teacher of the Year in 2003, and received the Sharp Teaching Professorship in 2009. Dr. Alexander has advised nine PhD and 23 MS students including NSF and SMART fellowship recipients. For more information, please visit http://www.ittc.ku.edu/~alex