CS@UI Timeline

Explore this visual chronicle of our history. We encourage you to contribute to this living document by sharing a memory of your time at Iowa: https://www.cs.uiowa.edu/node/813

March 11, 1965 Departmental Milestones: "Authority was granted to create [...] a Department of Computer Science...]

From the seeds of creation to current happenings, we hope that you enjoy this interactive history of our department.

Department welcomes two new faculty members

Peng Jiang and Elizabeth Kleiman join the Computer Science Department at the University of Iowa. Click for more on our new faculty.

New faculty Jiang and Kleiman sitting on the UI Pentacrest with Assistant Professor Rishab Nithyanand

New faculty Peng Jiang and Elizabeth Kleiman enjoying a break from orientation with Assistant Professor Rishab Nithyanand

CS Departments Welcomes Incoming MCS and PhD Students

As the 2019-20 academic year started at Iowa, the ranks of our graduate programs welcomed 27 MCS and 9 PhD students. For details, click on "More ▶"

Incoming graduate students pose at Lower City Park in Iowa City following Graduate Orientation picnic.

Incoming graduate students pose on 8/22 at Lower City Park in Iowa City following Graduate Orientation picnic.

You Are Welcome Here!

The goal of the #YouAreWelcomeHere campaign is to “…affirm that participating institutions — including the University of Iowa — are diverse, friendly, safe, and committed to student development” (https://www.youarewelcomehereusa.org/read-me).


Video by UI International Programs.

Omar Chowdhury receiving his DARPA YFA Award certificate from Dr. Michael Fiddy, program manager, DARPA/DSO

Omar Chowdhury Receives DARPA Young Faculty Award

For his proposal entitled "PHOENIX: A Principled Approach to Identifying Cellular Network Attacks" Assistant Professor Omar Haider...