Associate Professor of Computer Sciences (1978)
B.S., mathematics and physics, University of Tennessee, 1968; M.S., computer sciences, 1970; Ph.D., University of Maryland, 1978.
Dr. Dunsmore's research areas include the Internet, the World-Wide Web, Web browsers, Website design and implementation, software engineering, C and C++ programming, object-oriented design and programming, and information systems.
He was a member of the program committee for the Second Annual SEI Conference on Software Engineering Education, April, 1988, and a member of the program committee for the Fourth International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction, Stuttgart, Germany, September, 1991. Dr. Dunsmore is an Associate Editor of the International Journal of Computer and Software Engineering and a member of the Software Technology Committee of the Indiana Business Modernization and Technology Corporation (IBMTC).
Dr. Dunsmore is the Information Systems Convenor for the Global Studies Program in the Office of International Programs. He coordinates research concerning international issues related to the development and the use of Information Systems.
He is a 1996 recipient of the Charles B. Murphy Outstanding Undergraduate Teaching Award at Purdue University. He was selected one of the Top Ten Teachers in the School of Science in both 1994 and 1995. Dr. Dunsmore was selected Outstanding Teacher in the School of Science at Purdue University in 1980. He is a member of the Phi Beta Kappa and Upsilon Pi Epsilon (honor society for the computing sciences).
Dr. Dunsmore is co-author (with S.D. Conte and V.Y. Shen) of Software Engineering Metrics and Models, Benjamin/Cummings Publishing Co., (1986).