Computer Science Faculty

John Collins
John Collins

John Collins

Chief Technology Officer & Associate Professor of Computer Science

(812) 866-6837


John Collins came to Hanover after teaching for six years at the University of Miami (Coral Gables, FL). His scholarly interests include artificial intelligence and the impact of technology on modern society. His hobbies include reading, music (playing the mandolin) and restoring his antebellum home in downtown Madison, Ind. Collins also serves as the Chief Technology Officer for Hanover College.


Ph.D., M.S., University of Illinois (Urbana, Ill.)
B.S., Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology (Terre Haute, Ind.)

Teaching Areas / Expertise / Specializations:

Database Systems
Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
Computer Networks
Barbara Wahl
Barbara Wahl

Barbara Wahl

Professor of Mathematics & Computer Science

(812) 866-7326


Professor Wahl came to Hanover in 1993, having previously taught at Sonoma State University in California. In her spare time she enjoys playing the flute and saxophone, choral singing, reading, cooking, and gardening.


M.S., University of Louisville, computer science (2003); Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin, mathematics (functional analysis, 1993) ; B.S., University of Michigan, mathematics & computer science (1982)

Teaching Areas / Expertise / Specializations:

real analysis
functional analysis
discrete mathematics
data structures
theory of computation
applied statistics


Gasparis, I., E. Odell, and B. Wahl, Weakly Null Sequences in the Banach Space C(K), Proceedings of the V Conference on Banach Spaces, 13-17 September 2004, Cáceres (Spain), London Math. Soc. Lecture Notes Ser., Cambridge University Press, Cambridge. Jesús M. F. Castillo and Wiliam B. Johnson (eds.)

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