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Andy Podgurski

Professor, Computer and Data Sciences Department
Develops techniques to assess and improve the reliability and securty of software systems and applications
Office: 510 Olin
Phone Number: (216) 368-6884


Ph.D., Computer Science, University of Massachusetts, 1989
M.S., Computer Science, University of Massachusetts, 1985
B.S., Physical Education, University of Massachusetts, 1980

Research Interests

Software engineering methodology, particularly that related to assessing and improving the reliability, safety, and security of software systems. Applications of statistics, machine learning, data mining, and causal inference to software testing and analysis. Also, health informatics.

Teaching Interests

Software engineering, computer security, and related topics


Hoffman, S., & Podgurski, A. A. (2020). Artificial Intelligence and Discrimination in Health Care . Yale Journal of Health Policy, Law, and Ethics, 19 (3).
Hoffman, S., & Podgurski, A. A. (2013). The Use and Misuse of Biomedical Data: Is Bigger Really Better?. American Journal of Law and Medicine, 39 (4), 43.