Tutors

Meet the current tutors below, as well as the faculty sponsors.

Current Tutors

Radha Aakula Chinna

raakulachinna@dons.usfca.edu

Ayush Arora

aarora7@dons.usfca.edu

Junting Cai

john.juntingcai@gmail.com

Analucia Esparza-Chavez

aesparzachavez@dons.usfca.edu

Arturo Galvan-Alarcon

agalvanalarcon@dons.usfca.edu

Sophia Ladwiniec

slladwiniec@dons.usfca.edu

Mitali Sawant

mdsawant@dons.usfca.edu

Yordanos Solomon

ybsolomon@dons.usfca.edu

Rakshith Venkatachalapathy

rvenkatachalapathy@dons.usfca.edu

Faculty Sponsors

  • Vahab Pournaghshband

    Dr. Pournaghshband is the founder and director of Networks & Security Research Laboratory (Nets Lab). His research is the areas of Computer Networks and Security. He is committed to promoting a diverse and inclusive learning environment in computer science, and consistently develops pedagogies to incorporate cybersecurity into all computer science courses. Dr. Pournaghshband is the recipient of Fulbright Scholar Award in Austria. Vahab received his BS and MS from UC Berkeley. He received his PhD in Computer Science from UCLA, and most recently was a professor at California State University, Northridge, before joining USF in 2018.