Marjorie Darrah

Marjorie Darrah

MARJORIE DARRAH is a professor of mathematics at West Virginia University (WVU).  Previously, she was an associate professor and chair of the Natural Sciences Division at Alderson-Broaddus College and a senior scientist and Director of the Computer Sciences Group at the Institute for Scientific Research/West Virginia High Tech Consortium (WVHTC) Foundation.  She has also been the principal investigator (PI) on three National Science Foundation awards and one U.S. Department of Education Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) fast-track award.  She was the co-PI on a NASA award for independent verification of artificial intelligent software and a technical lead for an ARL award related to UAVs.  The author of more than 50 technical publications, book chapters, and books, her research interests include the applications of biologically inspired algorithms and verification and validation of artificial intelligence software.  Dr. Darrah holds a Ph.D. and M.S. in mathematics from WVU and a B.S. in mathematics and a B.A. in education from Fairmont State University.