Donald J. Bagert, Ph.D., CSDP, P.E. (Inactive)

 

Description: Description: Description: Description: Description: me-2002

 

Nickname: Don

Current Position: Professor, Department of Computer Science, Southeast Missouri State University

Contact Info

    Office Address:
021B Dempster Hall

  
    Mailing Address:

††††††††† Department of Computer Science
††††††††† Southeast Missouri State University
††††††††† One University Plaza
††††††††† Cape Girardeau MO 63701

         
    Phone Numbers:

 

Office

573-651-2368

Cell

573-275-3775

Fax

573-651-2791

          
    Email: dbagert@semo.edu


Background

    Higher Education:

Degree

Field

Institution

Year

Ph.D.

Computer Science

Texas A&M University

1986

Master

Theological Studies

Saint Meinrad School of Theology

2008

M.S.

Computer Science

University of Southwestern Louisiana
(now University of Louisiana at Lafayette)

1979

B.S.

Engineering

Tulane University

1977


     Previous Professional Employment:
 

Year

Title

Institution

2007-2010

Professor and Chair of Computer Science

Southeast Missouri State University

2002-2007

Director of Software Engineering and

Professor of Computer Science & Software Engineering

Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology

1999-2002

Professor of Computer Science

Texas Tech University

1999-2001

Associate Chair of Computer Science

Texas Tech University

1994-1999

Associate Professor of Computer Science

Texas Tech University

1988-1994

Assistant Professor of Computer Science

Texas Tech University

1986-1988

Assistant Professor of Computer Science

Northeast Louisiana University
(now University of Louisiana at Monroe)

1980-1986

Instructor

Texas A&M University

1979-1980

Instructor

University of Southwestern Louisiana
(now University of Louisiana at Lafayette)


Teaching

Courses (Spring 2012):

†††††† CS 177 Computer Programming for Scientists and Engineers

†††††† CS 300 Computer Science III

†††††† CS 495 Senior Seminar


Research and Publication Record

Primary Research Interests:
       Software Process Improvement
       Software Development Methodologies
       Software Engineering Education and Curricula
 
Research Grants:  Principal Investigator for six grants totaling $205,170; Co-Principal Investigator for three grants totaling $191,064 (all at Texas Tech)

Refereed Publications: 66, including papers in Journal of Systems and Software, IEEE Software and Information and Software Technology

Additional Publications: 59, including articles in Communications of the ACM and Software Engineering Notes

Book Chapters: three (in Computer Science Education in the 21st Century, Springer-Verlag, Encyclopedia of Software Engineering, 2nd edition, John Wiley and Sons, and Advances in Computers, Volume 60 by Academic Press)

Student Research Projects: Advisor for 3 completed Ph.D. students, 19 completed Masterís thesis students and an undergraduate honors thesis at Texas Tech


Professional Membership and Service


    Professional Organization Memberships:

       Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) and the IEEE Computer Society (IEEE-CS)

       Association for Computing Machinery (ACM)

       National Society of Professional Engineers (NSPE)

       American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE)

 

†††† Current Professional Service:

       Member and Past Chair, IEEE Computer Society Certified Software Development Professional (CSDP) Certification Committee

       Member, IEEE Computer Society Professional Activities Board

       Member, IEEE-USA Licensure and Registration Committee

    • Author of several questions for the first-ever software engineering licensing exam in the United States (will be initially offered in April 2013)

       Member, ABET Engineering Accreditation Commission

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Honors and Distinctions

 

††† Professional:

       First Professional Engineer in Software Engineering in Texas and the United States, 4 September 1998

       IEEE Senior Member status, since 8 August 1998

       IEEE Computer Society - Golden Core Member, 2003

       IEEE Computer Society Certified Software Development Professional (CSDP) since 2001

       IEEE Computer Society - Outstanding Contribution Award, 2002

 

††† Teaching:

       Presidentís Excellence in Teaching Award, Texas Tech University, 1995-96 academic year

       Award of Excellence from the Halliburton Education Foundation, College of Engineering, Texas Tech University, 1994-95 academic year

       Charter Member, Texas Tech Teaching Academy, 1997-2002

       Outstanding Professor, ACM Student Chapter, Texas Tech University, 1999-2000 and 2000-01 academic years

       Student Organization Volunteer Advisor of the Year, Texas Tech, 2000-01

 

†† Honoraries:

       Upsilon Pi Epsilon, inducted 2 December 1981

       Order of the Engineer, inducted 18 December 1998

       Phi Kappa Phi, inducted 20 April 2008