Dr. John Dean

Associate Professor of Computer Science

Parkville Campus, Science Hall, Office 203
(913) 422-8822


Undergraduate Degree: B.S. Electrical Engineering, University of Kansas
Graduate Degree: M.S. Computer Science, University of Kansas
Doctoral Degree: Ph.D. Computer Science, Nova Southeastern University

Expertise/Research Interests

  • Aspect-Oriented Programming
  • Genetic Algorithms for Scheduling
  • Java, Client-side Web Programming

Book Publications

Dean, J. & Dean, R. (2021). Introduction to Programming with Java – A Problem Solving Approach, 3rd ed. New York: McGraw-Hill.

Dean, J. (2018). Web Programming with HTML5, CSS, and JavaScript. Burlington, MA: Jones & Bartlett Learning.

Professional Associations

  • Association for Computing Machinery
  • National Center for Women & Information Technology

Park University’s degree programs are accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.

Park University is a private, non-profit, institution of higher learning since 1875.