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William M. Jones Jr.

Professor, Department Chair

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Biography

William Jones is a native of Conway, South Carolina. He graduated from Conway High School in 1995 and attended Clemson University where he obtained a Bachelor of Science, Master of Science and a Ph.D., each in computer engineering. Before accepting his position at CCU, Jones was an assistant professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the U.S. Naval Academy for two years, as well as an adjunct professor at Clemson University in the ECE department and at Tri-County Technical College in the Department of Mathematics.

Current Appointments

Professor, Computing Sciences, Coastal Carolina University: 2017 to present
Department Chair, Computing Sciences, Coastal Carolina University: 2012 to present
University Collaborator -- Los Alamos National Laboratory / New Mexico Consortium: 2014 to present
Adjunct Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering, Clemson University: 2012 to present

Education

Ph.D. Computer Engineering, Clemson University, Clemson, South Carolina, 2005
     Adviser: Walter B. Ligon III
     Dissertation: Improving Parallel Job Scheduling Performance in Multi-clusters Through Selective Job
     Co-allocation
M.S. Computer Engineering, Clemson University, Clemson, S.C., 2000
B.S. Computer Engineering, Clemson University, Clemson, S.C., 1999
B.A. Spanish, Coastal Carolina University, Conway, S.C., 2017

Research Interests

resilience and fault tolerance in very large scale capability HPC systems, soft errors, fault injectors, parallel computational science applications, discrete event simulation, job scheduling, parallel computing, performance evaluation and modeling

Prior Appointments

Associate Professor, Computing Sciences, Coastal Carolina University: 2013 - 2017
Assistant Professor, Computing Sciences, Coastal Carolina University: 2008 - 2013
Assistant Professor,  Electrical and Computer Engineering, United States Naval Academy: 2006-2008

 
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