Full Time Faculty

David Gladstein

David Gladstein, Ph.D
Associate Professor, Engineering

Dr. Gladstein brings to Cogswell over 20 years of software engineering experience. He has worked as a software engineer for a variety of San Francisco Bay Area companies including SiXiTS, EvLab and The Orphanage. In addition, Dr. Gladstein has extensive experience in overseeing software development from a managerial role. From 2000-2003, he served as the director of bioinformatics at Expressgen Inc. Prior to that, he was the director of mathematical sciences at Afferent Systems Inc. and senior software developer at Franz Inc. Dr. Gladstein is experienced in software development and scripting in Python, Java, Haskell and C. He is also competent in Maya, AfterEffects, Nuke and computer graphics production in general.

Dr. Gladstein received a B.S. and M.S. in computer science from Union College and a Ph.D. in computer science from Northeastern University, where he wrote his doctoral thesis: "Compiler Correctness for Concurrent Languages." He later obtained a B.A.S. in digital visual media from Ex'pression College for Digital Arts, and still composites for fun.