Professor and Chair Computer Science
Harvey Mudd College
Professor Erlinger has been at Harvey Mudd College since 1981. He is a founding member of the Computer Science Department and has been chair for the past 7 years. Prior to Harvey Mudd, Professor Erlinger taught at UCLA for 2 years. He received his BS from the University of San Francisco and his MS and PhD from UCLA.
Professor Erlinger’s professional experience includes 20 years in the aerospace arena (Hughes Aircraft and The Aerospace Corporation) where he worked on various system and networking projects. His research is in computer systems and computer networks.