Seeking applicants for our Graduate Programs

The department is seeking strong applicants for our Master's and PhD programs for Fall 2023.

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News and Announcements

Faculty Positions, Fall 2023

Friday, September 23, 2022
The University of Iowa Computer Science Department invites applications for applications for multiple tenure- and instructional-track positions effective August 2023.

Iowa Computer Science alum heads computer graphics at Disney Animation Vancouver

Thursday, October 6, 2022
Ernest Petti (00MS) didn’t know he would want to pursue animation when he arrived at the University of Iowa to pursue his master’s degree in computer science. [...]

Computer graphics coursework is what attracted Petti to Iowa. Although he knew he wanted to work in the entertainment industry, he hadn’t considered animation. As a Hawkeye, he explored a variety of areas like gaming, visual special effects, and animation—but was still unsure what to pursue.

IEEE News - Excellence in STEM: Nery Antonio Chapetón-Lamas ('12 MCS)

Friday, September 30, 2022
"The Diversity and Inclusion Task Force presents Excellence in STEM, with Nery Antonio Chapetón-Lamas, instructional faculty in Computer Science at MiraCosta Community College in Oceanside, California.

Professor Chapetón-Lamas shares how connecting with Latinx colleagues outside of STEM helped him become a better computer scientist, faculty, and person.

Keep reading to learn how Professor Chapetón-Lamas has overcome professional challenges because of the community he built around himself."

Upcoming Events

 CS Colloquium - Using AI-algorithms to advance drug discovery for neglected parasitic diseases promotional image

CS Colloquium - Using AI-algorithms to advance drug discovery for neglected parasitic diseases

Friday, October 7, 2022 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Seamans Center
Rahul Singh (San Francisco State University) on Using AI-algorithms to advance drug discovery for neglected parasitic diseases

Virtual All Majors Career Fair

Wednesday, October 12, 2022 12:00pm to 4:00pm
Virtual
Wednesday, Oct. 12, 2022 : Noon-4 p.m. - VIRTUAL FAIR This fair will focus on recruiting students pursuing any and all majors! All students are invited to attend! There will be a variety of industries of employers represented. Visit: https://careers.uiowa.edu/virtual-career-fair for more details.
CS Colloquium - Discrimination through optimization: Measuring fairness and bias in social network ad delivery promotional image

CS Colloquium - Discrimination through optimization: Measuring fairness and bias in social network ad delivery

Friday, October 14, 2022 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Seamans Center
Alan Mislove (Northeastern) on "Discrimination through optimization: Measuring fairness and bias in social network ad delivery"
CS Colloquium - Timely Reporting of Heavy Hitters in External Memory promotional image

CS Colloquium - Timely Reporting of Heavy Hitters in External Memory

Friday, October 28, 2022 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Seamans Center
Shikha Singh (Williams College) on "Timely Reporting of Heavy Hitters in External Memory"
2022 Prospective Student Visit Day and Graduate Research Symposium [Save the Date] promotional image

2022 Prospective Student Visit Day and Graduate Research Symposium [Save the Date]

Friday, November 4, 2022 1:30pm to 5:00pm
University Capitol Centre
The Computer Science (CS) department welcomes prospective students interested in our graduate programs to our annual Prospective Student Visit Day on Fri, Nov 4. We are looking for strong students with diverse backgrounds to join our MCS and PhD programs. A wide variety of research areas is represented by our world-class faculty including algorithms, computational epidemiology, distributed computing, human-computer interaction, machine learning, massive data algorithms and technology, mobile...
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Full-Time Faculty
in the Department

1030

Students taught in introductory courses per year (2015-2020)

184

Women declared majors in the four undergraduate programs (2020-2021)

136

Graduate students in Computer Science and Informatics