William Hery

William Hery

Research Professor

Biography

"Bill" Hery holds BS, MS, and PhD degrees in mathematics from the Polytechnic Institute of Brooklyn (now NYU-Poly) and taught in Poly's math department for 6 years. He then moved to industry, primarily at Bell Labs, where he evolved from a mathematician to a computer scientist specializing in distributed and parallel systems, fault tolerance, and security. Most of his work at Bell Labs was government funded research for DoD and other government agencies. After taking an early retirement from Bell Labs, he joined Poly on a part time basis in teaching, research and program development.

Education

Polytechnic Institute of Brooklyn, Class of 1974

PhD, Math

Polytechnic Institute of Brooklyn, Class of 1971

Master of Science, Math

Polytechnic Institute of Brooklyn, Class of 1967

Bachelor of Science, Math

Experience

Polytechnic Institute of NYU

Research Professor

From: January 2003 to present

Bell Labs

Distinguished Member, technical staff

From: November 1983 to July 2001