Dr. Pedro A. Diaz-Gomez

 

Dr. Pedro Diaz

Ph.D.
Computing and Technology
Cameron University, USA

2800 W. Gore Boulevard
Howell Hall, Room 203-D
Lawton, OK 73505
580-581-7934
e-mail: pdiaz-go@cameron.edu

 

Positions held

 

  • Associate Professor. Information Assurance/Security, Network Security, Programming. Computing and Technology Department, Cameron University, OK., USA. 2013- Present
  • Assistant Professor. Information Assurance/Security, Network Security, Robotics and Visual Basic Programming. Computing and Technology, Cameron University, OK., USA. 2007- 2013
  • Research Assistant at the Robotics, Evolution, Adaptation, and Learning Laboratory (REAL Lab) School of Computer Science, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK., USA. 2004-2005-2006-2007-2008
  • Research Assistant at the MRI Laboratory University of Oklahoma Children's Hospital, USA, Summer 2006
  • Teaching Assistant Programming for Non-Majors University of Oklahoma, USA, 2004-2005-2006-2007
  • Teaching Assistant AI Robotics University of Oklahoma, USA, Spring/2004/2005
  • Teaching Assistant Operating Systems University of Oklahoma, USA, Fall/2004/2005
  • Computer Science Director Universidad Central, Colombia, 2001-2002
  • Director of the Telecommunication Area Universidad El Bosque, Colombia, 2000-2002
  • Professor at The Universidad El Bosque Computer's Networks, Compilers, Microprocessors, Operating Systems, 2000-2002
  • Professor at The Escuela Colombiana De Ingenieria Compilers, Formal Languages, Discrete Mathematics, 1999-2001
  • Computer Security Consultant Gesfor International 2000
  • Control and Politics Manager Banco Santander Colombia 1999
  • Production Manager Cellular Telephone Celumovil, Colombia, 1997-1999
  • Computer Center Manager Computec Colombia 1995-1997
  • Computer Science Vice-Dean Universidad Central 1987-1997
  • Technic Director Datafast Pago Electronico 1993-1994
  • Technic Consultant Superintendencia de Valores, Colombia, 1988-1989
  • Programmer Analyst Computec Colombia 1986-1988
  • High School Teacher National Schools in Colombia 1978-1984

 

Education

 

  • Ph.D. Computer Science, University of Oklahoma, USA, Fall 2007
  • Master of Science Computer Science, University of Oklahoma, USA, 2004
  • Specialist of Quality Control Management Universidad del Valle, Colombia, 1998
  • Specialist of Human Resources Universidad de los Andes, Colombia, 1995
  • Specialist of Telematique Universidad de los Andes, Colombia, 1991
  • Computer and Systems Engineer Universidad de los Andes, Colombia, 1985
  • Degree in Pedagogic with emphasis in Mathematics Universidad Pedagogica Nacional, Colombia 1977

 

Projects

 

  • Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) – 2012 - Present
  • GIAC Certified Intrusion Analyst. – 2010 - Present
  • Leader of the Cyber Security Education Consortium (CSEC) at Cameron University. Spring 2010 - Present
  • Leader of the Information Technology Program at Cameron University. 2009 - Present
  • Leader and creator of the Robotics' Lab. at Cameron University. Fall 2009 – Present
  • Leader and creator of the Cyber Security networking Lab at Cameron University. Summer 2010 – Present
  • Leader and creator of the Computer Forensics Lab at Cameron University. Spring 2011 - Present
  • Leader of the Exploring Opportunities to K-12 Students committee at Cameron University. Fall 2010 – Present
  • Research Project with Middle/High School Teachers Leader of a team of teachers of the Summer 2008 Middle/High School Teacher Science Institute at the K-20 Center of the University of Oklahoma
  • Formulation of Computer Security Policies Develop and management of computer security policies according with the Company philosophy. Implementation of policies and empowerment of employees with courses and computer security fairs. Two (2) years of experience in the field
  • Analysis and Develop of Information Systems Information flow charts, processes, equipment and software needed. One (1) year of experience
  • Computer Science Teacher Computer's Networks, Computer's Security, Compilers, Formal Languages, Programming. Five (5) years of experience
  • Development of Quality Control Systems in Computer Centers Implementation of automatic production schedule. Parameterization of computer programs. Develop statistic concepts and systems to analyze the errors produced by human factors, computer programs, and computer networks, in order to do planning in production, work practices and workforce planning. Applications emphasized issues of planning, organizing, implementing, tracking, and documenting in a project environment. Five (5) years of experience
  • Implementation of an interbank switch Implementation of the first interbank software system in Colombia. Modification of the interbank Burroughs System ACIS. One (1) year of experience
  • Implementation of communication protocols Implementation of protocols of communication between processors. Computec Colombia. One (1) year of experience

 

Research and Publications

 

 

Associations

 

  • Association for Computing Machinery 2005-2008 ACM
  • American Association for Artificial Intelligence 2006,2007 AAAI
  • Computer Science Graduate Student Senator University of Oklahoma OU, 2005,2006 GSS
  • Graduate Students Association Computer Science Department at OU, 2004-2007 GSA
  • Colombian Student Association COLSA at the University of Oklahoma, 2003-2007 COLSA
  • Asociacion Colombiana de Ingenieros de Sistemas ACIS Bogota, Colombia ACIS
  • Asociacion de exalumnos de la Universidad de los Andes AEXANDES

 

Referee for Journals, Conference Papers & Magazines

 

  • Engineering Research Magazine. Universidad de los Andes. Colombia.
  • Journal of Intelligent and Robotic Systems.
  • IEEE Transactions on Evolutionary Computation.
  • IEEE Control Systems Society Conference Management System.
  • Magazine of the PhysicoMechanic Engineering Department. Universidad Industrial de Santander. Colombia.
  • Magazine of the Systems Engineering Department. Universidad El Bosque. Colombia.
  • Magazine of the Systems Engineering Department. Universidad El Bosque. Colombia.

 

Awards & Lectureships

 

  • Who’s Who in America - 2012
  • Nominated to the Bhattacharya Research Award at Cameron University – Spring 2011
  • Nominated to Who’s Who in Academia in America - 2011
  • Best Professor at the Especializacion en Seguridad Informatica at the Universidad Piloto de Colombia – 2010
  • Recipient of SouthWestern Endowed Lectureship at Cameron University for buying a Forensics Recovery of Evidence Device – Fall 2010
  • Recipient of the Perkin’s Grant at Cameron University for buying robotics kits.  2009.
  • Academic Excellence Latino Student Life, USA, Spring/2007
  • Academic Achievement OU Latino Achievement and Heritage Celebration LAHC, USA, Spring/2006
  • International Student of the Month Lions Club, Norman, USA, October/2005
  • Academic Achievement OU Latino Achievement and Heritage Celebration LAHC, USA, Spring/2005
  • Scholarship COLSA as Outstanding Student University of Oklahoma, USA, Spring/2005
  • Scholarship COLSA as Best Student University of Oklahoma, USA, Spring/2004
  • Best Computer Science Professor Universidad El Bosque, 2003. unbosque
  • Best National High School Student Candidate Coltejer, Colombia 1972
  • Best High School Student Colegio Salesiano Leon XIII, Colombia 1971