Affiliated Faculty

Name Department Title Email Methods Expertise Substantive Expertise Department Profile or Personal Website
Marshall A. Taylor Sociology  Assistant Professor mtaylor2@nmsu.edu Natural Language Processing, Social Network Analysis, Multivariate Statistical Modeling, Data Visualization, Online Experiments Culture and Cognition, Political Sociology Click Here
Son Cao Tran Computer Science Professor tson@cs.nmsu.edu Knowledge representation and reasoning, automated planning, multi-agent systems, multiagent path finding, nonmonotonic reasoning, argumentation Answer set programming, automated reasoning Click Here
Donovan Fuqua Accounting and Information Systems Assistant Professor Information Systems  dfuqua@nmsu.edu Deep Sequence Model Learning, Feature Extraction/Analysis, Multivariate Modeling, Time Series and Network Analysis Supply Chain, Distribution, and Quality Analytics (Predictive and Descriptive) Click Here (Currently in revision) 
Hyeongjun Park Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Assistant Professor  hjpark@nmsu.edu Reinforcement Learning, Learning-based Model Predictive Control, Imitation Learning Space Robotics, Autonomous Vehicles, Guidance and Control Click Here
Tonghui Wang Mathematical Sciences  Professor twang@nmsu.edu Multivariate statistical analysis, Estimation of effect sizes with applications; statistical learning, statistical modeling Actuarial sciences Click Here
Nancy J McMillan  Geological Sciences Professor, Department Head nmcmilla@nmsu.edu Multivariate analysis, Principal Component Analysis, Partial Least Squares Analysis Laser-Induced Breakdown Spectroscopy Click Here
Sangwon Lee Communication Studies Assistant Professor swlee@nmsu.edu Survey, Online experiments, Automated content analysis Political communication, science communication, media effects Click Here
Suban Nur Cooley English  Assistant Professor suban@nmsu.edu Oral histories and interviews, Surveys, Participant observation, Focus Groups, Auto-ethnography Cultural and Digital Rhetorics, Technical and Professional Communication, Women’s and Gender Studies, International Development Click Here
Michael C. Hout Psychology Associate Professor mhout@nmsu.edu mobile and desktop eye-tracking, behavioral experimentation, multidimensional scaling, similarity data collection, computational modeling, transcranial direct current stimulation, virtual reality visual cognition, attention, memory, similarity Click Here
Uchenna Peters Accounting Information and Systems Assistant Professor upeters@nmsu.edu Qualitative, data and information visualization Implementation ànd change management, fake news, information security, and cybersecurity N/A
Mike Kalkbrenner Counseling and Educational Psychology Associate Professor mkalk001@nmsu.edu Quantitative, Qualitative, Mixed-Methods Psychometrics and multivariate statistics with a focus on the development and validation of instruments Click Here
Shah Muhammad Hamdi Computer Science Assistant Professor shamdi1@nmsu.edu Data mining on graphs and time series data, Deep learning, Dimensionality reduction, Classification, Feature selection Machine learning for neuroscience, astrophysics, social networks Click Here
Steven Sandoval Electrical and Computer Engineering Assistant Professor spsandov@nmsu.edu Machine Learning, Time-Frequency Analysis, Geometric Algebra, Data Visualization  Audio, Speech & Language, Health, and Defense Click Here
Parth Nagarkar Computer Science Assistant Professor nagarkar@nmsu.edu Scalable data structures, High-dimensional data indexing, Hashing Big Data Management Click Here
Christopher Churchill Astronomy Professor cwc@nmsu.edu Spectroscopic Analysis, Cosmological Simulations, Gas Ionization Modeling, Machine Learning Cosmological Absorption Line Spectroscopy, Low-Density Gas Physics Click Here
Huiping Cao Computer Science Associate Professor hcao@nmsu.edu Time series analysis, graph analysis, neural networks, deep learning approaches, recommender systems Data mining, applied machine learning, databases Click Here
Michaela Buenemann Geography Associate Professor elabuen@nmsu.edu Remote sensing, GIS, Spatial Modeling Land System Science, Biogeography, Landscape ecology, Drylands Click Here
Samantha M. Carlisle Chemistry and Biochemistry Assistant Professor samcarli@nmsu.edu Bioinformatics, Statistical Modeling, Data Visualization Biochemistry, Metabolism, Multi-Omics Click Here
Carlo A. Mora-Monge Management Professor, Department Head cmora@nmsu.edu Multivariate Statistics, Structural Equation Modeling, Data Visualization, Predictive Analytics Supply Chain Management, Information Systems, Operations Management Click Here
Laura E. Boucheron Electrical & Chemical Engineering Associate Professor lboucher@nmsu.edu Signal processing, image processing, machine learning, deep learning General image analysis, astronomy image analysis (especially solar images), biomedical image analysis, other interdisciplinary applications Click Here
Tuan Le Computer Science Assistant Professor tuanle@nmsu.edu Text mining, Probabilistic graphical models Data mining, Machine learning  Click Here
Patrick Trainor Chemistry and Biochemistry Assistant Professor ptrainor@nmsu.edu Biostatistics, Epidemiology, Bioinformatics, Machine Learning, Bayesian Statistics, Survival Analysis, Genomics, Proteomics, Metabolomics, Systems Biology Bioinformatics for studying human health and disease Click Here
Olga Lavrova Electrical and Computer Engineering Associate Professor olavrova@nmsu.edu Reliability and Lifetime Studies, Hardware in the Loop Simulation Power Electronics, Semiconductor Design Physics, Power Systems Click Here
Satyajayant Misra Computer Science Professor misra@nmsu.edu Cybersecurity, Machine Learning Security, Blockchains and Cryptocurrencies  Cybersecurity, Networking, Optimization Click Here
Phillip DeLeon Electrical and Computer Engineering Professor pdeleon@nmsu.edu machine learning [parametric/non-parametric methods e.g. GMM, KNN; classification/regression machines; kernel methods including sparse kernel machines, e.g. SVM, RVM; dimensionality reduction e.g. PCA, Diffusion Maps]; deep learning (FCN, CNN, Auto Encoding, GAN) Signal Processing (speech SP, adaptive SP, embedded SP, wireless SP); mobile/smartphone sensing (iOS) including IMU;  time-frequency analysis Click Here
Charlotte Gard Economics, Applied Statistics, and International Business Associate Professor cgard@nmsu.edu Categorical Data Analysis, Survival Analysis, Risk Prediction Modeling Biostatistics, Statistical Programming Click Here
Mark Walker Philosophy Richard L. Hedden Chair of Advanced Philosophical Studies mwalker@nmsu.edu Formal Logic, Inductive Logic, and Critical Thinking Normative Ethics, Epistemology, AI Ethics, Nanotechnology Ethics, and Superlongevity Ethics Click Here
Chris Engledowl Teacher Preperation, Administration, and Leadership Assistant Professor chriseng@nmsu.edu Regression, Multilevel Modeling, Factor Analysis, Rasch Analysis, Latent Class Analysis Teacher and Student Learning in Statistics Education and Mathematics Education Click Here