Gianluca Zanella

Assistant Professor

Gianluca Zanella

Assistant Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

School of Computer and Cyber Sciences
Department of Computer & Cyber Sciences


  • Ph.D., Information Technology University of Texas at San Ant, 2020

  • MS, Computer/Information Technolog University of Texas at San Ant, 2015

  • BS, Physics, General Universita Degli Studi Di Parm, 1989

Awards & Honors

  • Innovation Award - 2022 University of Texas at San Antonio, 2022

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • AIST 4720

    Enterprise System Architecture
  • AIST 4820

    Information Technology Project


Selected Recent Publications

  • The Role of Arts Incubators in Addressing Digital Divide Inequities, 2024
    Book, Chapter in Non-Scholarly Book-New
  • Review of:" Strategic Citations in Patents: Analysis Using Machine Learning", 2023
  • Entrepreneurship Engagement in the Arts: The Role of Incubators and Social Media Influencers, 2022
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Separating privacy and security in online decision-making process: The case of Venmo, 2022
    Conference Proceeding
  • The Need for Biometric Anti-spoofing Policies: The Case of Etsy, 2022
    Conference Proceeding

College Service

  • BS in Biomedical Systems Engineering Design 2023 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Virtual Internship and Varied Innovative Demonstrations/Student Mentor 2023 - Present

    Role: Committee Member