Computer Science New Faculty Member: Dr. Junghwan (John) Rhee

John RheeDr. Junghwan (John) Rhee joined the computer science faculty as a tenure-track associate professor in Fall 2020. Dr. Rhee holds a Ph.D. in Computer Science from Purdue University. He also holds a bachelor’s degree from Korea University and a master’s degree from the University of Texas at Austin. Before joining the University of Central Oklahoma, Dr. Rhee had worked at NEC Laboratories America in Princeton, New Jersey, for nine years as a senior researcher and security team leader. Dr. Rhee is an expert in cybersecurity with research interests in systems security and reliability. He has a number of peer-reviewed publications as well as patents in the security area. With Dr. Rhee’s expertise, we look forward to more program and course offerings in the area of cybersecurity in the near future.