Senior Lecturer of Computer Science
Bill is currently a Lecturer in the Computer Science Department at the University of Southern California. Prior to that, he was a Senior Research Scientist and a Lecturer in the Computer Science Department at the University of Maryland at College Park. Prior to that, Bill worked as a Senior Software Engineer at CyberMedia Inc., a Senior Systems Engineer at Hughes Aircraft Co., a Design Engineer at Teradata Corp., a Member of Technical Staff at Basix Controls Systems Corp., and a Member of Technical Staff at Mattel Electronics.
Bill is currently serving as the ACM SIGMETRICS Bulleting Board editor. He has served as a general co-chair of the 2003 ACM SIGMETRICS Conference and was also the finance chair of the 1999 ACM SIGMETRICS Conference. He has served as a web master of ACM SIGMETRICS.
Bill maintains an open source 2-D vector drawing software called tgif, mostly written by himself. Tgif has been available for download since 1990 and is currently available with various Linux distributions.