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Mathematics and Computer Sciences at Mercy College

The Department of Mathematics and Computer Science provides the theoretical foundation and practical skills needed for careers in the sciences, business or technological world. Our programs teach students to apply mathematics to solve problems, to manage and protect computer systems. 

Graduates are prepared to begin their careers or pursue advanced degrees in mathematics, computer science or cybersecurity.  

  


Full-Time Faculty

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Narasimhaswamy Banavara Associate Professor
Computer Science

Program Director, Computer Science (Graduate Program) and Computer Information Systems
NBanavara@mercy.edu
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Cheng (Jeff) Chang Assistant Professor
Mathematics
cchang4@mercy.edu
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Zhixiong Chen Professor
Computer Science
ZChen@mercy.edu
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Charles Li Associate Professor
Mathematics

Program Director, Mathematics
cli2@mercy.edu
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Sisi Li Assistant Professor
Computer Science

Program Director, Computer Science (Undergraduate Program)
sli8@MERCY.EDU
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Jon-Paul Paolino Associate Professor
Mathematics
jpaolino@mercy.edu
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Nagaraj Rao Professor
Mathematics
NRao@mercy.edu

Part-Time Faculty

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George Ackerman Adjunct Instructor
Cybersecurity
gackerman@mercy.edu
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Alexander Adesman Adjunct Assistant Professor
Mathematics
aadesman@mercy.edu
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Daniel Agwu Adjunct Instructor
Computer Science
dagwu@mercy.edu
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Samer Almazahreh Adjunct Instructor
Computer Science
salmazahreh@mercy.edu

Faculty Emeritae/i

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John DiElsi Professor Emeritus
Mathematics and Computer Information Science
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Delia Marx Professor Emerita
Mathematics
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Elaine Paris Professor Emerita
Mathematics
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John Tucciarone Professor Emeritus
Mathematics and Computer Science

High Tech Labs in Manhattan and Dobbs Ferry

Students are able to gain hands-on experience in our facilities, equipped up to date technology including: defensive cyber software packages, offensive intelligent cyber skills and cybersecurity defensive/offensive operation.    

Cybersecurity Accolades

Designated as a National Center of Academic Excellence in Information Assurance Education by the National Security Agency and the Department of Homeland Security. 

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Programs Offered

Undergraduate Programs

 

Graduate Programs