Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

UE’s Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science takes a unique approach by bridging the areas of electrical engineering and computer science.

Deborah Hwang


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Professor Hwang is a graduate of Iowa State University and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. She is an associate professor of computer science and has been the director of the computer science program at the University of Evansville since 1995. She is the faculty advisor for the UE ACM student chapter, and she is active in computer science education organizations and women in technology organizations.


  • Ph.D. - Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1994
  • S.M. - Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1988
  • B.S. with Distinction - Iowa State University, 1985

Areas of Specialization

  • Operating systems
  • Distributed systems
  • Curriculum and pedagogy
  • Women in technology