Daniel Ayala, PhD

Assistant Professor of Computer Science

Faculty Since 2019


BS, University of Puerto Rico – Río Piedras Campus
MCS, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
PhD, University of Illinois at Chicago


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Prior to coming to Trinity, Dr. Ayala was an assistant professor of Computer Science at Lewis University. Before that, he also worked as a Senior Researcher in Data Science for HERE Technologies, which was a division of Nokia during his time there. Most of his research interests are related to mobile data management and the design of algorithms and applications for improving urban transportation systems. He is currently pursuing a theological degree at Trinity Evangelical Divinity School and is interested in finding new ways in which Computer Science and Information Technology can support the work of God’s Kingdom here on Earth.

Awards, Affiliations, and Achievements

  • Member, Association for Computing Machinery
  • Member, Institute for Electrical and Electronics Engineers.