Computer Systems

David Gerstl

Assistant Professor 10 Months Email Whitman Hall, Room 216A


  • Ph.D., Computer Science, State University of New York at Stony Brook, 1998
  • J.D., School of Law, Columbia University, 2006

Certificates & Licensures

  • CFI, Flight Instructor, Federal Aviation Administration, 06/01/2002–04/01/2020
  • Bar Admission, First Department State Court of Appeals, State of New York, 05/01/2009–08/09/2017
  • A&P, Aviation Maintenance Technician (Airframe and Powerplant), US Federal Aviation Administration, 05/01/2003
  • Commercial Pilot, US Federal Aviation Administration, 05/01/2002


  • David S. Gerstl, Leveraging Bitcoin blockchain technology to modernize security perfection under the Uniform Commercial Code in A. Maglyas and A. Lamprecht (Eds.), Software Business: 7th International Conference, ICSOB 2016, Ljubljana Slovenia, June 13-14, 2016, Proceedings, : Springer International Publishing (2016), 109-123.