- Troy, NY USA


Alhussein Abouzeid

  • Professor
  • Ph.D., University of Washington, Electrical Engineering M.S., University of Washington, Electrical Engineering B.S., Cairo University,Electronics and Communication Engineering

Kristin Bennett

  • Associate Director of the IDEA
  • Ph.D., University of Wisconsin, Madison, 1993

    M.S., University of Wisconsin, Madison, 1989

    B.S., University of Puget Sound, 1985



Francine Berman

  • Edward P. Hamilton Distinguished Professor of Computer Science
  • Ph.D. in Mathematics from University of Washington; M.A. in Mathematics from University of Washington; B.A. in Mathematics from University of California, Los Angeles

Jonas Braasch

Curt Breneman

  • Dean of the School of Science, Professor
  • Ph.D. in Chemistry at UC Santa Barbara (with an emphasis on Physical Organic and Computational Chemistry) 1987

Selmer Bringsjord

Christopher D. Carothers

  • Director, CCI
  • Ph.D., Computer Science Georgia Institute of Technology, September 1997

Jonathan S. Dordick

  • Howard P. Isermann Professor and Vice President for Research
  • Ph.D. Biochemical Engineering (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1983), M.S. Biochemical Engineering (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1983), B.A. Biochemistry and Chemistry (Brandeis University, 1980)

Anna Dyson

  • Associate Professor and Director, Center for Architecture Science and Ecology
  • Università di Siena, History of Architecture, 1989 Université Laval, Baccalauréat Général, 1990 Yale University, Masters of Architecture, 1996

Peter Fox

  • Tetherless World Constellation Chair
  • B.Sc. (Hons I), Monash University, Mathematics Ph.D. Monash University, Mathematics

Shekhar Garde

  • Dean of School of Engineering, Elaine and Jack S. Parker Professor
  • Ph.D. Chemical Engineering, University of Delaware, 1997.

    B.S. Chemical Engineering, University of Bombay, 1992.

Juergen Hahn

  • Professor & Department Head
  • Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin, (2002)

    M.S., University of Texas at Austin, (1998)

    Diploma, RWTH Aachen, Germany, (1997)

Jim Hendler

  • Director, Institute for Data Exploration and Applications and Tetherless World Chair of Computer, Web and Cognitive Sciences
  • PhD Computer Science, Brown Univ, 1986.

Jose Holguin-Veras

  • William H. Hart Chair Professor
  • Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin Transportation M.S., Universidad Central de Venezuala Transportation B.S., Universidad Autonoma de Santo Domingo Civil Engineering

Robert Hull

  • Henry Burlage Jr. Professor of Engineering and Director of Center for Materials, Devices, and Integrated Systems
  • Ph.D., Oxford University Department of Metallurgy and Materials Science; B.A., Oxford University Physics

Heng Ji

  • Edward P. Hamilton Development Chair Professor
  • B.A. and M.A. Computational Linguistics, Tsinghua University; M.S. and Ph.D. Computer Science, New York University

Jason Nicholas Kuruzovich

  • Academic Director of the Severino Center for Technological Entrepreneurship, Associate Professor
  • Ph.D. in Information Systems, University of Maryland; B.S. in Chemical Engineering, Lafayette College

Deborah McGuinness

  • Tetherless World Senior Constellation Chair
  • Deborah received her Bachelors degree in Math and Computer Science from Duke University, her Masters degree in Computer Science from University of California at Berkeley, and her Ph.D. in Computer Science from Rutgers University.

Dorit Nevo

  • Associate Professor, Academic Director of M.S. Business Analytics Program
  • Ph.D. in Management Information Systems, Sauder School of Business, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada; M.Sc. in Economics, Technion, Haifa, Israel; B.A. in Economics and Business Administration, University of Haifa, Haifa, Israel.

Assad Anshuman Oberai

  • Associate Dean for Research and Graduate Programs and Professor
  • Ph.D. Stanford University

Jennifer Pazour

  • Assistant Professor
  • Ph.D. Industrial Engineering, University of Arkansas, 2011

    M.S. Industrial Engineering, University of Arkansas, 2008

    B.S. Industrial Engineering, Mathematics Minor, South Dakota School of Mines and Technology, 2006

T. Ravichandran (Ravi)

  • Irene and Robert Bozzone '55 Distinguished Chair, Professor of Information Systems, Associate Dean for Research, Area Coordinator for Marketing, Operations and Information Systems
  • Ph.D., Southern Illinois University, Carbondale; PG Diploma (Industrial and System Engineering) National Productivity Council, India; B.E. (Production Engineering) University of Madras, India

Rick Relyea

  • David M. Darrin ’40 Senior Endowed Chair; Director, Darrin Fresh Water Institute; Director, Jefferson Project
  • Ph.D., Univ. of Michigan

    M.S. Texas Tech Univ.


Karyn Rogers

  • Assistant Professor
  • Ph.D. in Earth and Planetary Sciences, Washington University, 2006

    A.M.  in Earth and Planetary Sciences, Washington University, 2001

    M.S. in Geological & Environmental Sciences, Stanford University, 2001

    A.B in Environmental Science & Public Policy and Earth & Planetary Sciences, Harvard University, 1996

Johnson Samuel

  • Associate Professor
  • Ph.D. (Mechanical Eng.) - University of Illinois, Urbana Champaign (2009)

Donald Schwendeman

  • Professor, Department Head
  • B.S.E., Aerospace Engineering, University of Michigan, 1981

    Ph.D., Applied Mathematics, California Institute of Technology, 1986

Patricia Search

Mei Si

  • Assistant Professor
    • Ph.D., Computer Science, University of Southern California
    • M.S., Computer Science, University of Arizona
    • M.A., Psychology, University of Cincinnati
    • B.S., Psychology, Peking University (P. R. China)

Bolek Szymanski

  • Claire & Roland Schmitt Distinguished Prof. of Computer Science
  • M.Sc. (Electronics) – Faculty of Electronics and Information Technology, Warsaw University of Technology, Warsaw, Poland, 1973; Ph.D. (Computer Science) – The Institute of Computer Science, Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw, Poland, 1976 Postdoc (Computer Science) - University of Aberdeen, U.K., 1979.network science

Deepak Vashishth

  • Director of Center for Biotechnology & Interdisciplinary Studies and Professor
  • Ph.D., University of London Biomedical Materials M.S., West Virginia University Mechanical Engineering B.S., Malviya National Institute of Technology (MNIT) Mechanical Engineering

William Wallace

  • Yamada Corporation Professor
  • PhD/MS, Management Science, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, NY and BChE, Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, IL


Lirong Xia

  • Assistant Professor
  • Ph.D. Computer Science, Duke University

    M.A. Economics, Duke University

    B.E. Computer Science and Technology, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China

Bulent Yener

  • Director, Data Science Research Center
  • PhD in Computer Science from Columbia University in 1994.

Mohammed J. Zaki

  • Professor
  • B.S., Computer Science and Mathematics (dual), May 1993, Angelo State University, San Angelo, Texas M.S., Computer Science, May 1995, University of Rochester, Rochester, New York Ph.D., Computer Science, July 1998, University of Rochester, Rochester, New York