Dan Lin, an assistant professor of computer science, was named the 19th Woman of the Year on April 15. Lin joined the Missouri S&T faculty in 2008. She teaches courses on cloud computing, pervasive computing, database systems, file structure and introduction to database systems. Her research focuses on the fields of database systems and information security.
The award recognizes efforts to improve the campus environment for women and minorities. As part of the award, Lin received a $2,000 stipend funded by Cynthia Tang, Econ’85, founder and former chair of Insight Industries Inc.
Cynthia Tang, Econ’85 (left), and Chancellor Cheryl B. Schrader, right, present Dan Lin with the 2015 Woman of the Year Award.