Ernest Cachia

Year: 2017

Professor Ernest Cachia currently holds the post of Dean of the Faculty of Information and Communication Technology and is also the Head of the Department of Computer Information Systems, as well as the Chairman of the Institute of Aerospace Technologies at the University of Malta. Professor Cachia holds Bachelor, Master’s and Doctorate Degrees in Computing, Computer Engineering, and Software Engineering from the National Technical University of Ukraine and from the University of Sheffield in England. Professor Cachia has worked in various Electronics and ICT companies, and private educational establishments, and since 1994 holds a tenured academic post at the University of Malta. Professor Cachia was and is involved in various EU projects including project leader managing a multi-million Euro ERDF project for the construction and equipping of the existing Faculty of ICT building. Academically, Professor Cachia is currently responsible for the software engineering and software project management streams in both B.Sc. IT (Hons) Software Development and B.Sc. IT (Hons) Computing and Business Degree programmes of the Faculty of ICT at the University of Malta.