Raymond S. Pettit, Ph.D. candidate, Instructor of Computer Science

Contact Information:

Office: 252 Mabee Business Building
Address: ACU Box 28036, Abilene, Texas 79699
E-mail: raymond.pettit@acu.edu
Telephone: 325-674-2070
Fax: 325-674-2507

Degrees, Licenses & Certificates:

  • Ph.D. in progress (Computer Science), Texas Tech University
  • M.S. (Computer Science), Texas Tech University, 2005
  • B.S. (Computer Science), Park University, 1995

Academic Positions Held:

  • Adjunct Instructor, Abilene Christian University, 2006-present
  • Research Assistant, Texas Tech University, 2004-Present

Other Positions:

  • Senior Software Engineer, Teknic, Inc., Rochester, N.Y., 2001-2004
  • Senior Software Engineer, Elumens Corp., Cary, N.C., 2000-2001
  • Senior Programmer/Analyst, NASA - Analytical Mechanics Associates, Inc., Hampton, V.A., 1998-2000
  • Software Engineer, Mei Technology Corp., San Antonio, T.X., 1997-1998
  • Lead Programmer - Five Fire Project, 5, Inc., Castroville, T.X., 1996-1997
  • Computer Programmer, Air Force Research Laboratory, Brooks AFB, T.X.


  • Ray Pettit, Robert Watson, Todd Quasny, Paul Beckling.  Outdoor Mobile Robot. Circuit Cellar.  March 2006.
  • Mike Frazier, Raymond Pettit, DNF is Mentorable.  February 2006, to be submitted to conference relating to computational learning theory.
  • Raymond S. Pettit, Aniruddha Kulkarni.  A Methodology for Analyzing the Compliance of Automatically Generated Code to Safety-Critical Guidelines.  August 2005.
  • William E. Alley, Jeffrey H. Grobman, Raymond S. Pettit.  The Optimality of Sequential Personnel Assignments Using a Decision Index.  Air Force Technical Paper, Report No. A295303, September 1995.

Community Service:

  • Co-founder and board member of Sanctuary Home for Children, Inc., Abilene, T.X./Tenali, India
  • President, Abilene Student Association, Texas Tech University, 2005-Present 
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