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James Collofello

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Vice Dean and Professor (ACD)
Faculty, TEMPE Campus, Mailcode 8109
Biography

Jim Collofello serves as vice dean of academic and student affairs and has held this position since 2006. In this capacity, he leads the school’s student recruitment and retention, career development and placement, K-12 programming, new curriculum development, accreditation and oversight of Fulton Difference programming. The Fulton Difference consists of innovative programs operated at scale to provide students with opportunities to develop and enhance their research, leadership, project development and entrepreneurship skills. Major Fulton Difference programs include engineering student organizations, Fulton Undergraduate Research Initiative (FURI), Fulton Grand Challenge Scholars Program (GCSP), Undergraduate Teaching Assistant (UGTA) program and Engineering Projects in Community Service (EPICS). 

Collofello is also a professor of computer science and software engineering. His teaching and research interests lie in the software engineering area with an emphasis on software project management and software quality assurance. He has been heavily involved with local software development firms in addressing their applied research and education needs. Professor Collofello is also involved in research addressing engineering retention.

Education
  • Ph.D. Computer Science, Northwestern University 1979
  • M.S. Mathematics, Northern Illinois University 1977
  • B.S. Mathematics, Northern Illinois University 1976
Research Activity
Summer 2019
Course NumberCourse Title
FSE 484Internship
CSE 565Software Verif/Validation/Test
FSE 584Internship
CSE 591Seminar
Spring 2019
Course NumberCourse Title
FSE 399Cooperative Work Experience
FSE 484Internship
CSE 493Honors Thesis
CSE 566Software Proj/Process/Qual Mgt
CSE 580Practicum
FSE 580Practicum
CSE 590Reading and Conference
CSE 591Seminar
CSE 593Applied Project
CSE 595Continuing Registration
CSE 599Thesis
CSE 790Reading and Conference
CSE 792Research
CSE 795Continuing Registration
CSE 799Dissertation
Fall 2018
Course NumberCourse Title
FSE 399Cooperative Work Experience
FSE 484Internship
CSE 565Software Verif/Validation/Test
FSE 580Practicum
CSE 580Practicum
CSE 584Internship
CSE 590Reading and Conference
CSE 591Seminar
CSE 593Applied Project
CSE 595Continuing Registration
CSE 599Thesis
CSE 790Reading and Conference
CSE 792Research
CSE 795Continuing Registration
CSE 799Dissertation
Summer 2018
Course NumberCourse Title
FSE 484Internship
CSE 565Software Verif/Validation/Test
CSE 580Practicum
CSE 591Seminar
CSE 595Continuing Registration
CSE 599Thesis
CSE 790Reading and Conference
CSE 792Research
CSE 795Continuing Registration
Fall 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
FSE 399Cooperative Work Experience
FSE 484Internship
CSE 565Software Verif/Validation/Test
FSE 580Practicum
CSE 580Practicum
CSE 584Internship
CSE 590Reading and Conference
CSE 591Seminar
CSE 593Applied Project
CSE 595Continuing Registration
CSE 599Thesis
CSE 790Reading and Conference
CSE 792Research
CSE 795Continuing Registration
CSE 799Dissertation
Summer 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
FSE 484Internship
CSE 565Software Verif/Validation/Test
CSE 580Practicum
CSE 591Seminar
CSE 595Continuing Registration
CSE 599Thesis
CSE 790Reading and Conference
CSE 792Research
CSE 795Continuing Registration
Fall 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
FSE 399Cooperative Work Experience
FSE 484Internship
CSE 565Software Verif/Validation/Test
CSE 580Practicum
FSE 580Practicum
CSE 590Reading and Conference
CSE 591Seminar
CSE 593Applied Project
CSE 595Continuing Registration
CSE 599Thesis
CSE 790Reading and Conference
CSE 792Research
CSE 795Continuing Registration
CSE 799Dissertation
Summer 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
FSE 484Internship
CSE 565Software Verif/Validation/Test
CSE 580Practicum
CSE 591Seminar
CSE 595Continuing Registration
CSE 599Thesis
CSE 790Reading and Conference
CSE 792Research
CSE 795Continuing Registration
Spring 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
FSE 399Cooperative Work Experience
FSE 484Internship
CSE 493Honors Thesis
FSE 494Special Topics
CSE 566Software Proj/Process/Qual Mgt
FSE 580Practicum
CSE 580Practicum
CSE 590Reading and Conference
CSE 591Seminar
CSE 593Applied Project
CSE 595Continuing Registration
CSE 599Thesis
CSE 790Reading and Conference
CSE 792Research
CSE 795Continuing Registration
CSE 799Dissertation
Fall 2015
Course NumberCourse Title
FSE 399Cooperative Work Experience
FSE 484Internship
CSE 565Software Verif/Validation/Test
CSE 580Practicum
FSE 580Practicum
CSE 590Reading and Conference
CSE 591Seminar
CSE 593Applied Project
CSE 595Continuing Registration
CSE 599Thesis
CSE 790Reading and Conference
CSE 792Research
CSE 795Continuing Registration
CSE 799Dissertation
Summer 2015
Course NumberCourse Title
FSE 484Internship
CSE 565Software Verif/Validation/Test
CSE 580Practicum
CSE 591Seminar
CSE 593Applied Project
CSE 595Continuing Registration
CSE 599Thesis
CSE 790Reading and Conference
CSE 792Research
CSE 795Continuing Registration
Spring 2015
Course NumberCourse Title
FSE 399Cooperative Work Experience
FSE 484Internship
CSE 566Software Proj/Process/Qual Mgt
CSE 580Practicum
CSE 590Reading and Conference
CSE 591Seminar
CSE 593Applied Project
CSE 595Continuing Registration
CSE 599Thesis
CSE 790Reading and Conference
CSE 792Research
CSE 795Continuing Registration
CSE 799Dissertation
Fall 2014
Course NumberCourse Title
FSE 399Cooperative Work Experience
FSE 484Internship
CSE 565Software Verif/Validation/Test
CSE 580Practicum
FSE 580Practicum
CSE 590Reading and Conference
CSE 591Seminar
CSE 593Applied Project
CSE 595Continuing Registration
CSE 599Thesis
CSE 790Reading and Conference
CSE 792Research
CSE 795Continuing Registration
CSE 799Dissertation