Jody Paul, Ph.D.
1777 Larimer Street, #1002 • Denver, Colorado 80202
jody @

Curriculum Vitae


  Ph.D. -- Computer Science
School of Engineering and Applied Science, UCLA, January 1988
  M.S. -- Computer Science / Management
School of Engineering and Applied Science, UCLA, 1980
Joint degree program: UCLA Graduate School of Management
  B.S. -- Mathematics / Computer Science
College of Letters and Science, UCLA, 1978 Magna Cum Laude


  Chief Reader for Computer Science (2008–2012)
Computer Science National Leader(2003—2008)
Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers — Senior Member
Who's Who Among America's Teachers
RAND Ph.D. Fellow in Artificial Intelligence
Hughes Master's Fellow
Upsilon Pi Epsilon — Computer Science Honor Society
Pi Mu Epsilon — Mathematics Honor Society


  Association for Computing Machinery (ACM), Life Member
Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), Senior Member


Teaching, Research, Curriculum Development, Educational Administration

  Professor of Computer Science
  Department of Mathematical and Computer Sciences,
  Metropolitan State University of Denver (2001-present)

Computer Science Consultant, The College Board
Chief Reader for AP Computer Science / Computer Science Consultant, Educational Testing Service
Lecturer, The Women's College, University of Denver
Assistant Professor, Department of Computer Science and Engineering, University of Colorado at Denver
Instructor, Colorado Technical University
Adjunct Faculty, Computer Science Department, School of Engineering and Applied Science, UCLA
Instructor, Department of Engineering and Science, University Extension, UCLA
Curriculum Developer / Instructor, Institute for Artificial Intelligence

Project Management, Research & Development

  Principal, Consulting Computer Scientist (present)
Senior Computer Scientist, RAND, Santa Monica (1984-1996; 2001-2007)
Software Development Manager, Inc., Denver (2000-2001)
Technical Manager / Software & Usability Engineering, Quark Inc., Denver (1998-2000)
Director, Learner-Centered Technology Project, University of Colorado at Denver (1992-1998)
Member of Technical Staff, U.S.C. / Information Sciences Institute
Research Assistant, Center for Experimental Computer Science, UCLA
Member of Technical Staff, Hughes Aircraft Corporate Office
Member of Technical Staff, Bell Laboratories, New Jersey
Member of Technical Staff, Hughes Research Laboratory, Malibu
Software Developer, University Research Library, UCLA


Editorial Board, International Journal:
         Information & Communications Technology Law (1997-2007)
         Law, Computers & Artificial Intelligence (1990-1996)
Performance Musician, Orchestrator:
         American Federation of Musicians, Local 47 (1972-present)
Certified / Bonded Locksmith: NLA (1993-present)
Certified Fitness & Aerobics Instructor: AFAA (1998-present)
Certified Personal Trainer & Fitness Consultant: AFAA (1998-present)
Sailing Instructor & Supervisor: Aquatic Center Sailing Program, UCLA (1985-1992)

Publications and Products

  Numerous papers in professional publications, presentations at conferences and symposia, and software and research products adopted for use by government, educational and commercial organizations. (See: Recent Publications)