CIS Faculty

Our world-class faculty engage in teaching and interdisciplinary research across many traditional and cutting-edge fields.  Below is an alphabetical list of primary, research and practice faculty and lecturers with appointments within the Department. Also listed are their affiliated CIS research areas. To learn more about each of our faculty members, click to view their profiles for information on their specific research activities, center and institute affiliations, and publications. You can also access a list of our secondary, adjunct and emeritus faculty.

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Name: Rajeev Alur, Zisman Family Professor, CIS
Research Area(s): Formal methods and logic; Programming languages and program analysis | Real-time, embedded, and cyber-physical systems
Affiliation: Primary Faculty
Office: 609 Levine Hall | Phone: 215-573-7483
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Name: Shivani Agarwal, Rachleff Family Associate Professor, CIS
Research Area(s): Machine Learning
Affiliation: Primary Faculty
Office: 412 B, 3401 Walnut
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Name: Norman I. Badler, Rachleff Family Professor, CIS
Research Area(s): Intelligent Systems: Computer Graphics and Animation
Affiliation: Primary Faculty
Office: 304 Levine Hall | Phone: 215-898-5862
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Name: Arvind Bhusnurmath, Senior Lecturer, CIS
Office: 268 Levine Hall | Affiliation: Academic Support Staff
Email | Phone: 215-898-0583 | Website

Name: Matthew Blaze, Associate Professor, CIS
Research Area(s): Networks: Security and Privacy
Affiliation: Primary Faculty
Office: 611 Levine Hall | Phone: 215-573-2696
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Name: Chris Callison-Burch, Aravind K. Joshi Term Associate Professor, CIS
Research Area(s): Intelligent Systems: Natural Language Processing
Office: 506 Levine Hall | Phone: 215-746-1726
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Name: Patrick Cozzi, Part-time Lecturer, CIS
Affiliation: Academic Support Staff
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Name: Kostas Daniilidis, Professor, CIS; Associate Dean for Graduate Education, SEAS
Research Area(s): Intelligent Systems: Computer Vision
Affiliation: Primary Faculty
Office: 472 Levine Hall | Phone: 215-898-8549
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Name: Susan Davidson, Weiss Professor, CIS
Research Area(s): Information Systems: Computational Biology and Bioinformatics; Databases and Database Management
Affiliation: Primary Faculty
Office: 566 Levine Hall | Phone: 215-898-3490
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Name: Joe Devietti, Assistant Professor, CIS
Research Area(s): Hardware and Software Systems: Computer Architecture
Affiliation: Primary Faculty
Office: 572 Levine Hall | Phone: 215-746-4223
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Name: Eric Eaton, Senior Lecturer, CIS
Office: 264 Levine Hall | Affiliation: Academic Support Staff
Email | Phone: 215-746-1734 | Website

Name: Thomas Farmer, Senior Lecturer, CIS
Office: 258 Levine Hall | Affiliation: Academic Support Staff
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Name: Jean Gallier, Professor, CIS
Research Area(s):
Intelligent Systems: Computer Vision; Computer Graphics and Animation
Affiliation: Primary Faculty
Office: 476 Levine Hall | Phone: 215-898-4405
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Name: Rajiv Gandhi, Part-Time Lecturer, CIS
Office: 507 Levine Hall | Affiliation: Academic Support Staff
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Name: Sudipto Guha, Associate Professor, CIS
Research Area(s): Theory: Algorithms and Complexity
Affiliation: Primary Faculty
Office: 564 Levine Hall | Phone: 215-898-8365
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Name: Andreas Haeberlen, Associate Professor, CIS
Research Area(s): Systems: Networks and Distributed Systems | Networks: Security and Privacy
Affiliation: Primary Faculty
Office: 560 Levine Hall | Phone: 215-746-6167
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Name: Brett Hemenway, Research Assistant Professor, CIS
Research Area(s): Networks: Security and Privacy | Theory: Algorithms and Complexity
Affiliation: Research Faculty
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Name: Nadia Heninger, Magerman Term Assistant Professor, CIS
Research Area(s): Networks: Security and Privacy | Theory: Algorithms and Complexity
Affiliation: Primary Faculty
Office: 604 Levine Hall | Phone: 215-898-9252
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Name: Zachary Ives, Professor, CIS
Research Area(s): Information Management: Databases and Data Management | Systems: Networks and Distributed Systems
Affiliation: Primary Faculty
Office: 576 Levine Hall | Phone: 215-746-2789
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Name: Chenfanfu Jiang, Assistant Professor, CIS
Research Area(s): Computer graphics | 3D animation | Artificial life | Scientific Computing | Computational Solids and Fluids | Virtual Reality etc
Affiliation: Primary Faculty
Office: 303 Levine | Phone: 215-573-2815
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Name: Sampath Kannan, Henry Salvatori Professor and Chair, CIS
Research Area(s): Information Systems: Computational Biology and Bioinformatics | Theory: Algorithms and Complexity
Affiliation: Primary Faculty
Office: 305 Levine Hall | Phone: 215-898-9514
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Name: Michael Kearns, National Center Professor of Management & Technology, CIS
Research Area(s):
Intelligent Systems: Machine Learning | Networks: Security and Privacy | Theory: Algorithms and Complexity
Affiliation: Primary Faculty
Office: 509 Levine Hall | Phone: 215-898-7888
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Name: Sanjeev Khanna, Rosenbluth Faculty Fellow and Henry Salvatori Professor, CIS
Research Area(s): Information Management: Databases and Data Management | Theory: Algorithms and Complexity
Affiliation: Primary Faculty
Office: 574 Levine Hall | Phone: 215-898-0375
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Name: Stephen Lane, Professor of Practice, CIS
Research Area(s): Computer Graphics and Animation
Affiliation: Associated Faculty
Office: 154 Levine Hall | Phone: 215-898-6021
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Name: Insup Lee, Cecilia Fitler Moore Professor, CIS
Research Area(s): Hardware and Software Systems: Real-Time, Embedded and Cyber-Physical Systems | Theory: Formal Methods and Logic
Affiliation: Primary Faculty
Office: 602 Levine Hall | Phone: 215-898-3532
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Name: Vincent Liu, Assistant Professor, CIS
Research Area(s): Distributed Systems, Computer Networks
Affiliation: Primary Faculty
Office: 470 Levine Hall
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Name: Boon Thau Loo, Professor and Masters Program Chair, CIS
Research Area(s): Information Systems: Databases and Data Management
Networks: Network Systems
Affiliation: Primary Faculty
Office: 605 Levine Hall | Phone: 215-898-3323
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Name: Adam Mally, Lecturer, CIS
Research Area(s):

Office: 156 Levine
Affiliation: Primary Faculty
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Name: Mitchell P. Marcus, RCA Professor of Artificial Intelligence, CIS
Research Area(s): Hardware and Software Systems: Computer Architecture
Affiliation: Primary Faculty
Office: 503 Levine Hall | Phone: 215-898-2538
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Name: David Matuszek, Senior Lecturer, CIS
Office: 162 Levine Hall | Affiliation: Academic Support Staff
Email | Phone: 215-898-8122 | Website

Name : Paul "Will" McBurney, Lecturer, CIS
Affiliation: Academic Support Staff
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Name: Max Mintz, Professor, CIS
Research Area(s): Intelligent Systems: Robotics
Affiliation: Primary Faculty
Office: 462 Levine Hall | Phone: 215-898-7909
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Name: Chris Murphy, Practice Associate Professor; Director of MCIT Program, CIS
Research Area(s): Computer Science Education; Software Engineering
Affiliation: Associated Faculty
Office: 162 Levine Hall | Phone: 215-898-0382
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Name: Mayur Naik, Associate Professor, CIS
Research Area(s): Programming Languages | Formal Methods | Software Engineering
Affiliation: Primary Faculty
Office:
610 Levine Hall | Phone: 215-573-1856
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Name: Ani Nenkova, Associate Professor, CIS
Research Area(s): Intelligent Systems: Natural Language Processing
Affiliation: Primary Faculty
Office: 505 Levine Hall | Phone: 215-898-8745
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Name: Linh Thi Xuan Phan, Assistant Professor, CIS
Research Area(s): Hardware and Software Systems: Real-Time, Embedded and Cyber-Physical Systems
Affiliation: Primary Faculty
Office: 464 Levine Hall | Phone: 215-898-2012
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Name: Benjamin C. Pierce, Henry Salvatori Professor, CIS
Research Area(s): Information Systems: Databases and Information Management | Theory: Formal Methods and Logic; Programming Languages and Program Analysis
Affiliation: Primary Faculty
Office: 562 Levine Hall | Phone: 215-898-6222
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Name: Aaron Roth, Class of 1940 Bicentennial Term Associate Professor, CIS
Research Area(s): Information Systems: Databases and Data Management | Theory: Algorithms and Complexity
Affiliation: Primary Faculty
Office: 406B 3401 Walnut| Phone: 215-746-6171
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Name: Dan Roth, Eduardo D. Glandt Distinguished Professor, CIS
Research Area(s): Computational foundations of intelligent behavior | Natural language understanding | Machine learning | Reasoning
Affiliation: Primary Faculty
Office: 603 Levine Hall | Phone: 215-898-3094
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Name: Swapneel Sheth, Senior Lecturer, CIS
Office: 268 Levine Hall | Affiliation: Academic Support Staff
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Name: Jianbo Shi, Professor, CIS
Research Area(s): Intelligent Systems: Computer Vision
Affiliation: Primary Faculty
Office: 466 Levine Hall | Phone: 215-746-2851
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Name: Jonathan M. Smith, Olga and Alberico Pompa Professor, CIS
Research Area(s): Networks: Networked Systems; Security and Privacy
Affiliation: Primary Faculty
Office: 606 Levine Hall | Phone: 215-898-9509
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Name: Oleg Sokolsky, Research Professor, CIS
Research Area(s): Hardware and Software Systems: Real-Time, Embedded and Cyber-Physical Systems | Theory: Formal Methods and Logic
Affiliation: Research Faculty
Office: 608 Levine Hall | Phone: 215-898-4448
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Name: Val Tannen, Professor, CIS
Research Area(s): Information Systems: Databases and Data Management | Theory: Formal Methods and Logic
Affiliation: Primary Faculty
Office: 570 Levine Hall | Phone: 215-898-2665
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Name: Camillo Jose Taylor, Professor, CIS
Research Area(s): Intelligent Systems: Robotics; Computer Vision | Hardware and Software Systems: Real-Time, Embedded and Cyber-Physical Systems
Affiliation: Primary Faculty
Office: 474 Levine Hall | Phone: 215-898-0376
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Name: Lyle H. Ungar, Professor and Graduate Group Chair, CIS
Research Area(s): Intelligent Systems: Machine Learning | Information Systems: Computational Biology and Bioinformatics
Affiliation: Primary Faculty
Office: 504 Levine Hall | Phone: 215-898-7449
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Name: James Weimer, Assistant Research Professor, CIS
Research Area(s): Medical cyber-physical systems | Embedded and Cyber-Physical Systems Security
Affiliation: Primary Faculty
Office: 3401 Walnut, room 477B | Phone: 215-573-0309
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Name: Stephanie Weirich, Professor and Undergraduate Group Chair, CIS
Research Area(s): Theory: Formal Methods and Logic; Programming Languages and Program Analysis
Affiliation: Primary Faculty
Office: 510 Levine Hall | Phone: 215-573-2821
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Name: Stephan A. Zdancewic, Professor, CIS
Research Area(s): Networks: Security and Privacy | Theory: Programming Languages and Program Analysis
Affiliation: Primary Faculty
Office: 511 Levine Hall | Phone: 215-898-2661
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