Ian Finlayson of Computer Science earned a Ph.D. in computer science from Florida State University in 2012, and a B.S. in computer science from Winthrop University in 2007. Dr. Finlayson is a researcher in the fields of computer architecture and compilers. His research has appeared in workshops and journals including Computer Architecture Letters. He is a member of the Association of Computing Machinery. He teaches courses in the computer science department including programming languages, and data structures.