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Michael Hackett

Michael Hackett is an assistant professor of computer science at the Community College of Philadelphia (CCP). Prior to joining CCP’s Computer Technologies faculty in 2017, Michael was employed in a number of aerospace software engineering capacities in support of the Federal Aviation Administration’s NextGen Air Transportation System, an ongoing effort to modernize the nation’s air traffic control infrastructure and technologies. This included air traffic control software development, air traffic simulation and analysis, software assessment, laboratory automation, and test automation. In addition to teaching duties, Michael serves as the program coordinator for computer science at CCP. Michael holds a bachelor’s degree in computer science from the Richard Stockton College of NJ (now Stockton University), a master’s degree in computer science from the University of Illinois at Springfield, and is pursuing a doctorate in educational leadership from Rowan University.