tl_files/sites/cs/resources/images/faculty/rgiles.jpg   Dr.Rick Giles






  • B.Sc. - University of Victoria
  • M.Math - University of Waterloo
  • Ph.D. - University of Waterloo

Research Interests:

  • Visual Programming Languages
  • Collaborative Environments
  • User Interfaces

Personal Glimpse:
Writing well-documented, properly-styled source code is an important skill of a professional computer programmer since such code is less error-prone, and is easier to read, understand, use and maintain. However, it can be frustrating for a student to learn documentation and coding standards, especially in the first year when they are concentrating on other important programming skills, including problem solving, algorithm development, implementation, debugging, and testing ... more.


Phone: 902-585-1269
Fax: 902-585-1067
Office: CAR 314

By Mail or Courier:
Dr. Rick Giles
Jodrey School of Computer Science
27 University Ave.
Acadia University, Wolfville
Nova Scotia, Canada
B4P 2R6