Committee Service


  • Working Group for Research Computing (WGRC), Arizona State University, since Fall 2015.
  • Faculty Advisory Council, Eugene McDermott Scholars Program, University of Texas at Dallas. Spring 2001 - Summer 2002.
  • Committee on Student Life, University of Texas at Dallas. Fall 2000 - Summer 2002.


  • Diversity Committee, Ira A. Fulton School of Engineering, AY 2006-2007.
  • Telecommunications Engineering Undergraduate Curriculum Committee, Erik Jonsson School of Engineering and Computer Science, University of Texas at Dallas. Summer 2001 - Summer 2002.


  • Chair, CSE Undergraduate Program Committee (UPC), 2014-2017.
  • Administration and Planning (APC) Committee, 2014-2016.
  • Graduate Program Committee, AY 2005-2006, 2006-2007, 2007-2008 (Chair).
  • Undergraduate Admissions Committee, AY 2004-2005.
  • ACM Student Society Faculty Liaison, AY 2004-2005.
  • Computing Resources Committee, AY 2003-2004.
  • Publicity Committee, AY 2003-2004.
  • Member of the Networks Technical Area Committee (Chair in AY 2004-2005) and the Operating Systems Technical Area Committee. Since Fall 2002.
  • Teaching Assistantship Committee. Since Fall 2002.
  • NSF 00-5 CISE Research Infrastructure Program, proposal committee. Summer 2001.
  • CS Equipment committee. Fall 2000 - Fall 2001. Built CS technical support team after ECS split, planning for new ECS building, and support for network programming courses with cluster of 50 Netras.
  • Volunteered to participate in WebCT (Web Course Tools) pilot program. Fall 2000. Helped encourage and facilitate its use by the CS department.
  • CS Undergraduate curriculum committee. Fall 1999 - Summer 2002.
  • CS Graduate student advising, including the formulation of degree plans, and the evaluation of waiver and transfer requests. Introduced the idea of degree planning seminars. Fall 1994 - Fall 1999.
  • CS Curriculum subcommittee. Introduced a proposal to redefine the contents of the networks courses to form a two course sequence. Fall 1998.
  • Committee responsible for defining the Fast-Track program, the possibility to earn both the B.S. and M.S. degrees in Computer Science in five years of study. Spring 1996.
  • CS Curriculum subcommittee. Introduced a proposal to delete {\em Systems Programming} and redefine CS 6378 as a course in distributed operating systems. Spring 1995.
  • CS Graduate admissions committee. February 1993 - July 1994.
  • TARGET workshop co-chair. September 1992 - June 1993.
  • CS Seminar coordinator. September 1990 - August 1992.
  • CS Undergraduate curriculum review. June 1991 - May 1992.
  • Other:
    • Invited to talk to CSE 294 class about research in networking, Arizona State University, November 8, 2013.
    • Volunteered at E2 Camp, Summer 2014.
    • Helped recruit Ph.D. students to ASU, February 2015.
    • Invited to present to the Women in Computer Science group, Arizona State University, October 22, 2003.
    • Invited to panel on Dissertation Writing for Ph.D. students, organized by the Graduate Office, University of Texas at Dallas, July 16, 2002.
    • Invited speaker at the Girl Scouts of Tejas Council's ``Yes! You Can!'' Leadership Conference for Girls, February 25, 2000.