Xiali (Sharon) Hei is an assistant professor in the Department of Computer and Information Sciences at Delaware State University. Prior to joining Delaware State University, she was an assistant professor at Frostburg State University. Sharon received his Ph.D. in computer science from Temple University in 2014, focusing on computer security. Hei advisors were Xiaojiang Du and Shan Lin.
She earned an M.S. in software engineering at Tsinghua University and a B.S. in Electrical Engineering at Xi’an Jiaotong University. She got several awards such as: ACM 2014 MobiHoc Best Poster Runner-up Award, Dissertation Completion Fellowship, The Bronze Award Best Graduate Project in Future of Computing Competition, IEEE INFOCOM and IEEE GLOBECOM student travel grant, etc.