Mark Bailey received his Ph.D. in computer science from the University of Virginia. His research interests include program optimization, embedded systems, computer architecture, and computer security. In 2003, he received a fellowship from the National Research Council to support his work in computer security. He has also received a grant from the National Science Foundation for collaboration with colleagues at Florida State University to investigate program optimization.
Professor Bailey’s work is widely published in journals and conferences including: IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering, Software: Practice & Experience, the ACM Symposium on Principles of Programming Languages, the ACM Conference on Programming Language Design and Implementation, and the ACM Conference on Language and Compilers and Tools for Embedded Systems. Bailey is the editor of SIGPLAN Notices, a monthly publication of the ACM Special Interest Group on Programming Languages. He is a consultant with Assured Information Security, a R&D firm that works closely with the Air Force Research Laboratory. He has been a member of organizing committees of international conferences and is a member of ACM, IEEE, IEEE Computer Society, Sigma Xi, and Tau Beta Pi.