Department COVID-19 Updates:
COVID-19 Research Planning

Research Leaders Program directory

2021-2022 cohort

  • Brittany Duncan 
  • Associate Professor 
  • Computer Science & Engineering 
  • bduncan@unl.edu 
  • Santosh Pitla 
  • Associate Professor 
  • Biological Systems Engineering 
  • spitla2@unl.edu 
  • Hongfeng Yu 
  • Associate Professor 
  • Engineering Computer Science 
  • hfyu@unl.edu 

2020-2021 cohort

  • Yufeng Ge
  • Associate Professor
  • Biological Systems Engineering
  • yge2@unl.edu

  • Kristi Montooth
  • Susan J. Rosowski Professor of Biological Sciences
  • Biological Sciences
  • kmontooth2@unl.edu
  • Wendy Smith
  • Research Professor
  • Center for Mathematics, Science and Computer Education
  • wsmith5@unl.edu
  • Joe Turner
  • Robert W. Brightfelt Professor of Mechanical and Materials Engineering
  • Mechanical and Materials Engineering
  • jaturner@unl.edu
  • Mehmet Can Vuran
  • Susan J. Rosowski Professor of Computer Science and Engineering
  • Computer Science and Engineering
  • mcv@unl.edu