Dr. Reza Parizi
“What does this have to do with real life?” This is simply my research and teaching philosophy. More than a decade of reading and reflection has convinced me that it would be a waste of time and resources, if we fail to address the above question as scholar/educator.
A brief bio...
Dr. Parizi is the Director of the Decentralized Science Lab (dSL) and a consummate technologist and researcher with an entrepreneurial spirit at KSU. He is a member of Georgia FinTech Academy, Global
Digital Economy Leadership Council (GDELC), Cyber Scientist- A community of cybersecurity
researchers (link), as well as Senior IEEE, IEEE Blockchain Community, and ACM. Prior to joining KSU,
he was an Asst. Professor at New York Institute of Technology. He has applied his
insights and expertise to a host of innovative and technology driven projects across
start-ups in IoT security, software, and education industries. He received a Ph.D.
in Software Engineering in 2012 and M.Sc. and B.Sc. degrees in Software Engineering
and Computer Science respectively in 2008 and 2005.
He has more than 8 years of working experience in industrial software development and project managing. He is currently serving on the advisory board of FinTech4Good-Blockchain. His interests are R&D in Blockchain, Smart contract programming, emerging issues in software engineering, IoT, and the practice of secure software-run world applications. He has published several research papers in top reputable scientific journals (such as, Computers & Security, IEEE Transactions on Reliability, IEEE Transactions on Cloud Computing, Journal of Ambient Intelligence and Smart Environments, Information and Software Technology, Journal of Systems and Software, Journal of Soft Computing, and International Journal on Software Tools for Technology Transfer) and international conferences and also has two copyrights to his credit.
*** I have been recognized as 1 of 3 "Professors To Know In Software Engineering Programs" in the USA - check it out