Dr. Amit Sheth
Amit P. Sheth
LexisNexis Ohio Eminent Scholar
Executive Director, Kno.e.sis
Curriculum Development

Curriculum Development:
Initiatives and Courses

  • Led development of Big and Smart Data MS certificate program starting Aug. 2014 at Wright State University.
  • On the steering committee of the New Media Institute, approved starting fall 2000. It is a campus-wide initiative covering many disciplines.
  • On the steering committee of Masters in Internet Technology program, expected to be approved starting fall 2000. An interdisciplinary professional degree program proposed by Management Sciences (Business School), Computer Science, and School of Journalism.

New Courses Defined/Offered

  • Advanced Topics in Semantic Web, CS 79950, offered at Wright State University Fall 2013.
  • Web 3.0: Next Generation Web & Apps, CS 7900, offered at Wright State University Spring 2013.
  • Semantics empowered Web 3.0, CS4800/6800, offered at Wright State University Fall 2012.
  • Information Integration and Analysis, CS 790-03, offered at Wright State University starting Spring Quarter 2007.
  • Semantic Web Services and Processes, CSCI 8351, defined and offered spring 2004, (formerly Semantic Enterprise, defined and offered Fall 2002). For advanced graduate students, the earliest offering of a course on this topic in the world.
  • Semantic Web, defined and offered spring 2002. For advanced graduate students, one of the earliest offerings of a course on this topic in the world.
  • Global Information Systems: Promises and Challenges, defined and offered since 1995. For Computer Science seniors and graduate students; often taken by students in other disciplines. One of the earliest Internet-based courses, with innovative mix of internet technologies and information systems.
  • Enterprise Integration, defined and offered from 1995 to 2000. A one-of-a-kind course for Computer Science graduate students, sometimes taken by students in management. Covers issues in complex enterprise-wide solutions in the real world. Main emphasis is on distributed computing and information systems and e-commerce technologies, but also shares real-world experiences.
  • Internet Programming, 2000. For the new Masters in Internet Technology program.
  • Internet Information Systems, 2000. For the new Masters in Internet Technology program.

External Curriculum Advising/Accreditation:

  • Program Evaluator/Accreditation Visitor for the Computer Sciences Accreditation Board (sponsored by IEEE and ACM), 1993–1998.
Professor Amit P. Sheth
Kno.e.sis Center
Department of Computer Science & Engineering
Wright State University
3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy.
Dayton, Ohio 45435-0001
FOAF Kno.e.sis WSU