Paolina Centonze

Dr. Paolina Centonze has been a professor in the Computer Science Department of Iona College since August 2011. Her areas of research include Language-based Security and Mobile Computing. At Iona College, she has been responsible for extending the Computer Science curricula into the field of Cyber Security.

Before joining Iona College, Dr. Centonze was a researcher at IBM's Thomas J. Watson Research Center, Yorktown Heights, New York.  She has published extensively at numerous conferences worldwide, such as ISSTA, ECOOP, ACSAC, MDM and MOBILESoft.  She is also the inventor of 10 patents issued by the United States Patent and Trademark Office.

Dr. Centonze received her Ph.D. in Mathematics and M.S. degree in Computer Science from New York University, Polytechnic School of Engineering, Brooklyn, New York, and her B.S. degree in Computer Science from St. John's University, Queens, New York.

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Office: Murphy Center 113 H
Phone: (914) 633-2562
FAX: (914) 633-2144

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