Rasha Karakchi


I am an instructor in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering. I received a doctoral degree in Computer Science and Engineering from University of South Carolina in May 2020. My research focused on High-Performance Computing and Heterogenous Systems under supervision of Professor Jason Bakos. In addition to the doctorate degree, I have a M.E. in Computer Engineering from University of South Carolina, and M.Sc. and B.Sc. in Computer Engineering from University of Mosul-Iraq.

Prior to my work at University of South Carolina, I worked as an instructor at Columbia College. I also worked as a Lecturer in the Department of Computer Engineering and Information in Iraq, where I conducted research in Soft Computing and Field-Programmable Computing.

I have the considerable experience in teaching various courses in Computer Engineering, Computer Science and Computer Information.

Currently, I continue my post-doctoral research under supervision of Professor Jason Bakos in design and deploy a functional system for use as a practical experimental testbed.

My CV is availabe here

November 9-10, 2020: Selected to participate in Rising Stars at Berkeley EECS link

October 23,2020: Received a certificate of completion of Technology for Online Teaching and Learning (TOTL), UofSC

October 2, 2020: Received a certificate of completion of the Fostering Proactive Learning Environment (FPLE), UofSC

September 30, 2020: Received a certificate of completion of of the Volunteer Management Program, UofSC

Sept. 29 - Oct 2, 2020: Selected to participate in virtual Grace Hopper Celebration (GHC)