Assistant Professor of Practice
Kendall Giles is an Assistant Professor of Practice in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Virginia Tech. He has a PhD in Computer Science from Johns Hopkins University, an MS in Electrical Engineering from Purdue University, and a BS in Electrical Engineering from Virginia Tech. Dr. Giles has over 25 years of work experience in industry and academia, including as a Systems Engineer at Raytheon, a Research Scientist at the Human Language Technology Center of Excellence at Johns Hopkins University, a Research Fellow at the Institute for Pure and Applied Mathematics at the University of California, an Instructor of cybersecurity courses for the US Department of Veterans Affairs, and a Software Engineer at GE Medical Systems. With over a dozen journal and conference publications, his research interests include cybersecurity, statistical pattern recognition, and computational statistics.