Meet the Instructor
Russ has been working with Java since 1996. Before that he primarily developed using the C and Pascal languages. He has a master’s degree in software engineering and recently retired from his associate technical fellow - software engineering position at The Boeing Company after 37 years of service. His focus was on embedded, highly distributed systems. Russ’ experience with a broad range of Java-related tools and technologies includes build systems, Integrated Development Environments (IDEs), Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE) and other industrial-grade tools.
Russ has developed and taught courses on the Java and C programming languages as well as object-oriented programming and modeling with Unified Modeling Language (UML). He’s been preparing course material and instructing for UW Continuing and Professional Education since 1998.