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CS&E has 51 faculty members who provide leadership and expertise to our 600 undergraduate majors, and nearly 400 graduate students.

Our faculty members are highly productive educators and researchers. They are international leaders in their respective fields and authors of widely used software and textbooks. The distinction of our faculty locally and worldwide is confirmed by their long list of awards and honors in research and teaching.

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Professor Maria Gini’s summer computer academy has been helping connect young female students with the joys, challenges, and rewards of pursuing computer science.

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The Department of Computer Science & Engineering at the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities is hiring to fill multiple tenure-track positions at the assistant professor level, although higher levels of appointments may be considered when commensurate with experience and accomplishments.... Read more »

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Join us in welcoming new assistant professors Favonia, Feng Qian, Evan Suma Rosenberg, and Steven Wu to the 2018-19 academic year. Their research specialties span a wide range of topics—everything from software engineering and programming languages, to robotics and AI, to distributed systems and...

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Ph.D. student Nick Heller has been selected to receive the Minnesota ARCS Scholar Award for the academic years of 2018-2020 within the Department of Computer Science and Engineering. The award is made to graduate-level scholars who have high scholastic records and proven abilities in their...

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CS&E Professor John Riedl (posthumous) has been selected to receive the IEEE’s InfoVis 20 Year Test of Time Award for one of his most influential papers, “An Operator Interaction Framework for...

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Faculty members Maria Gini and Shana Watters launched the Emerging Scholars Program, which aims to support the next generation of female scientists and engineers.

With grant funds from the ...

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