Cynthia Johnson

Dr. Cynthia Johnson

Associate Professor of Information Technology

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Prior to obtaining her Ph.D., Dr. Johnson worked as a software engineer for more than two decades. The majority of that work was in defense contracting where she worked on a variety of products from missile guidance software to war game simulations for the Army and Navy. Her interests include machine learning, modeling and simulation and software engineering. 


  • Doctorate – computer engineering – University of Central Florida
  • Master's – computer engineering – University of Central Florida
  • Bachelor's – electrical and computer engineering – University of Miami

Academic Interests

  • Software engineering
  • Intelligent systems
  • Modeling and simulation
  • Machine learning