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Faculty Positions, Fall 2022

The University of Iowa Computer Science Department invites applications for multiple tenure-track Assistant Professor positions effective August 2022.

Students Featured in 2022 Dare to Discover Campaign

Congrats to all University of Iowa Dare to Discover '22 campaign rising stars! Special shout out to our own Joshua Doucette (CS Minor), Alexis Graves (Informatics PhD | UIowa SLIS), Hussam Habib (CS PhD) & Laura Weiler (Dual Physics | CS undergrad). More @ http://dare.research.uiowa.edu, on twitter @UIowaCS, and in Physics & Astronomy's own spotlight of Doucette and Weiler.
"Best Paper Award!" printed over snapshot from conference website with text: IEEE ICDM 2021 21st IEEE International Conference on Data Mining December 7-10, 2021 Auckland, New Zealand

GeoInformatics PhD student Han Bao & advisor Xun Zhou receive IEEE ICDM 2021 Best Paper Award

A paper co-authored by Geoinformatics PhD student Han Bao and advisor Xun Zhou has received the IEEE ICDM 2021 Best Paper Award. The award has been officially announced on the ICDM'21 website and was presented during the (virtual) conference in December.
Cuong making use of the co-working space at Shopee

Alum news: Cuong Bui ('13 PhD) on "Shopee Insider: Meet the Engineers Who Get Your Orders to You"

"I’m the Engineering Manager of the Order Processing Team. I graduated from the University of Iowa with a doctorate in Computer Science, and worked in the engineering department of a few companies before joining Shopee. I’ve now been with Shopee for about 2 years..."
FutureScope teammembers receiving check

FutureScope [and its multiple UIowaCS students] Wins Top Prize at Startup Games

FutureScope, a hands-on career guidance program, won first place and $1,000 at IowaJPEC Startup Games pitch competition Oct. 24.

Stump receives Logic in CS Test of Time Award

Prof. Aaron Stump and his co-authors* received one of two 2021 Test Of Time Awards, honoring papers published twenty years ago in the IEEE Symposium on Logic in Computer Science, which have "stood the test of time"

Cantor, Jang, Lee, and Subramanian awarded Competitive Spring '22 Fellowships

PhD candidates Sulyun Lee and Lakshmi Devi Subramanian were awarded a Ballard and Seashore Dissertation Fellowship. Fellow CS doctorate students Anthony Cantor and Hankyu Jang have received Graduate College Post-Comprehensive Research Fellowships for Spring 2022.

CS Chair and WiCS on "UI neuroscientist empowers women to code"

Postdoctoral neuroscientist Victoria Muller Ewald is starting a coding boot camp to encourage more students to learn the skill. She also mentors graduate students and has been involved in various coding initiatives.

UI professor [Hourcade] had close-up view of 2020 census trials, triumphs

It’s like launching an Apollo program every 10 years, and a University of Iowa professor who was an adviser to the U.S. Census Bureau thinks that despite political and pandemic challenges, the 2020 census landed successfully.