Department Chair

Phone:
810-424-5509
Email:
markalli@umich.edu
CSEP - Computer Science & Computer Information Systems

Mark Allison, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Computer Science, Associate Chair of Computer Science

Education: Ph.D in Computer Science, Florida International University, 2014; MS in Information Systems, City University of New York, 1993; BS in Computer Science, City University of New York, 1990

Office: 214A Murchie Science Building

Office Hours: Email for Appointment

Faculty Website

Courses:

  • CSC 383: Sofware Project Management
  • CSC 515: Could Computing
  • CSC 580: Advanced Software Engineering
  • CSC 592: Software Testing

Research: Model-Driven Software Development, Smartgrid, Intelligent Agents, UAVs

Faculty

Phone:
810-762-3182
Email:
alhosban@umich.edu
CSEP - Computer Science & Computer Information Systems

Amal Alhosban, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Computer Science

Education: Ph.D. in Computer Science, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI, 2013

Office: 102C Murchie Science Building

Office Hours: 

  • Tuesdays 12-1PM and 1:30-2:30PM 
  • Wednesdays, 1:30-2:30PM 
  • Thursdays 12-1PM, 1:30-2:30PM

Email for Appointment

Courses:

  • CSC487: Data Mining
  • CIS410: System Analysis and Design
  • CIS562: Enterprise Computing and Systems Integration
  • CIS564: Semantic Web Services
  • Ad hoc Network

Research: Semantic Web, Fault Management and Wireless Network

Phone:
810 762-3131
Email:
vayyagar@umich.edu
CSEP - Computer Science & Computer Information Systems

Vijayaditya Ayyagari

Lecturer

Office: 207 Murchie Science Building

Office Hours: Email for Appointment

Phone:
810-762-3374
Email:
bisgin@umich.edu
CSEP - Computer Science & Computer Information Systems

Halil Bisgin, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Computer Science

Education: Ph.D. in Integrated Computing-Computer Science, University of Arkansas at Little Rock, Little Rock, AR, 2012

Office: 207 Murchie Science Building

Office Hours: 

  • Mondays 10AM-12:45PM
  • Tuesdays 11AM-12:15PM, 12:30-2:10PM, 3-4:30PM
  • Thursdays  11AM-12:15PM, 12:30-2:10PM, 3-4:30PM

Email for Appointment

Faculty Website

Courses:

  • CSC 375: Data Structures
  • CSC 582: Advanced Database Concepts and Emerging Applications

Research: Data Mining & Machine Learning, Social Computing, Biomedical Informatics & Bioinformatics, Parallel Computing

Phone:
810-762-0070
Email:
chbrown@umich.edu
CSEP - Computer Science & Computer Information Systems

Cherie Brown

Lecturer

Education: MA in Mathematics from Eastern Michigan University

Office: 112B Murchie Science Building

Office Hours: Email for Appointment

Phone:
810-762-3187
Email:
semmons@umich.edu
CSEP - Computer Science & Computer Information Systems

Shane Emmons

Lecturer

Office: 112A Murchie Science Building

Office Hours: Zoom, by appointment. Don't hesitate to reach out! 

Phone:
810-762-3186
Email:
qgalerne@umich.edu
CSEP - Computer Science & Computer Information Systems

Quentin Galerneau

Lecturer

Education: M.A., Central Michigan University, Mount Pleasant, MI

Office: 207 Murchie Science Building

Office Hours: Email for Appointment

Email:
sgalerne@umich.edu
CSEP - Computer Science & Computer Information Systems

Sonia Galerneau

Lecturer

Office Hours: Email Only

Phone:
810 762-3187
Email:
hjhachem@umich.edu
CSEP - Computer Science & Computer Information Systems

(Houssein) Joel Hachem

Lecturer

Office: 112A Murchie Science Building

Office Hours: Monday through Friday, by appointment

Email for Appointment

Phone:
810 762-0632
Email:
sharrow@umich.edu
CSEP - Computer Science & Computer Information Systems

Steven Harrow

Lecturer

Office Hours: Email for Appointment

Phone:
810 762-0070
Email:
johnha@umich.edu
CSEP - Computer Science & Computer Information Systems

John Hart

Lecturer

Office: 112B Murchie Science Building

Office Hours: Mondays, 5-6PM or by appointment

Email for Appointment

Phone:
810 513-0093
Email:
joelhowa@umich.edu
CSEP - Computer Science & Computer Information Systems

Joel Howard

Lecturer

Office: 905 Northbank Center

Office Hours: Email for Appointment

Phone:
810-766-6837
Email:
pkalmar@umich.edu
CSEP - Computer Science & Computer Information Systems

Pam Kalmar

Lecturer

Education: M.S. in Management Information Systems, Ferris State University, Big Rapids, MI, 2003

Office: 112A Murchie Science Building

Office Hours: Email for Appointment

Phone:
810-762-0606
Email:
mmani@umich.edu
CSEP - Computer Science & Computer Information Systems

Murali Mani, Ph.D.

Professor of Computer Science

Office: 207A Murchie Science Building

Office Hours: 

  • Wednesdays 12:30-2PM
  • Thursdays 2:30-3:30PM
  • Or by appointment

Email for Appointment

Courses: 

  • CSC 175: Problem Solving and Programming I
  • CIS / CSC 263: Introduction to Web Design
  • CIS / CSC 276: Problem Solving and Programming II in Java
  • CIS / CSC 363: Advanced Web Application Programming
  • CIS / CSC 384: Database Design
  • CIS 530: Information Storage and Retrieval
  • CIS 531: Data Warehousing and Business Intelligence
  • CSC 582: Advanced Database Concepts and Applications 

Research: Database Systems, Processing of Streaming Data, Data Lineage, Big Data, Secure Query Processing in the Cloud, Effective Computer Science Education, Women and Minorities in Computer Science

Phone:
810-237-6519
Email:
brmcbrid@umich.edu
CSEP - Computer Science & Computer Information Systems, Engineering

Brian McBride

Lecturer

Education: M.S. in Computer Information Systems, University of Michigan-Flint, Flint, MI

Office: 214E Murchie Science Building

Office Hours: By appointment via Zoom

Email for Appointment

Courses:

  • EGR 165: Computer-Aided Design
  • CSC 101: Fluency with Information Technology
  • CIS 128: Intro Computer Information Systems
  • CSC 175: Problem Solving and Programming I
Phone:
810-762-3469
Email:
mjspra@umich.edu
CSEP - Computer Science & Computer Information Systems

Matthew Spradling, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Computer Science

Education: Ph.D. in Computer Science, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY, 2015

Office: 207 Murchie Science Building

Office Hours: 

  • Tuesdays 1-2:30PM via Discord or Zoom
  • Thursdays 1-2:30PM via Discord or Zoom

Email for Appointment

Courses

  • CSC 175 - Problem Solving & Prog I
  • CSC 275 - Problem Solving & Prog II
  • CIS 314 - Computer Ethics  
  • CSC 325 - Object Oriented Programming Experience
  • CSC 355 - Game Development
  • CSC 379 - Algorithm Analysis
  • CSC 381 - Intro to Theory of Computation
  • CSC 575 - Algorithm Design & Complexity Analysis

Research: Misinformation in Social Media, Coalition Formation, Game Theory, Complexity Theory, Social Networks

Phone:
810-762-3189
Email:
zahsyed@umich.edu
CSEP - Computer Science & Computer Information Systems

Zahid Syed, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Computer Science

Office: 214C Murchie Science Building

Office Hours: Email for Appointment

Faculty Website

Courses:

  • CSC 122: Introduction to Programming
  • CSC 175: Problem Solving and Programming I
  • CSC 335: Computer Networks I
  • CIS 360: Information Technology Hardware & Software
  • CSC 365: Computer Architecture
  • CSC 535: Advanced Computer Networking
  • CSC 565: Computer Systems Architecture
  • CSC 592: Embedded Computing

Research: Computer & mobile security, Behavioral biometrics, Data mining

Phone:
810-762-3184
Email:
tcharlot@umich.edu
CSEP - Computer Science & Computer Information Systems

Charlotte Tang, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Computer Science

Office: 207 Murchie Science Building

Office Hours:

  • Mondays 11:15AM-12:15PM via Zoom
  • Wednesdays 11:15AM-12:15PM via Zoom

Email for Appointment

Faculty Website

Courses:

  • Human Computer Interaction
  • Health Informatics
  • Social computing
  • Computer Supported Cooperative Work

Research: Designing for Real People with Real Needs! Including healthcare collaborations with clinicians, arts & technology research with local museums and galleries, cognitive assessments with local older adults, and social media and student performance with schools.

Phone:
810-762-3171
Email:
swturner@umich.edu
CSEP - Computer Science & Computer Information Systems

Stephen Turner, Ph.D.

Interim Associate Provost and Dean of Graduate Programs and Associate Professor of Computer Science

Education: Ph.D. in Computer Science, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI, 1995

Office: 251 Thompson Library

Faculty Website

Phone:
810-762-3175
Email:
uludag@umich.edu
CSEP - Computer Science & Computer Information Systems

Suleyman Uludag, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Computer Science

Education: Ph.D., DePaul University, Chicago, IL, 2007

Office: 214B Murchie Science Building

Faculty Website

Courses: 

  • CSC 101: Fluency in Information Technology and Computing
  • CSC 175 / 275 / 276: Problem Solving and Programming I / II
  • CIS 335 / CSC 335: Computer Networks I

Research: Smart Grid communications, smart meter data collection, security & privacy in the Smart Grid, Cybersecurity education & curriculum development; Routing in Wireless Mesh Networks; Quality-of-Service routing in networks

STAFF

Email:
jdobbs@umich.edu
Computer Science

Jeff Dobbs

Advisor

Undergraduate Academic Advisor for Computer Information Systems and Computer Science Programs 

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Office: 207D Murchie Science Building

Phone:
810 424-5388
Email:
cweirauc@umich.edu
CSEP - Computer Science, Engineering, and Physics

Cydnee Weirauch

Administrative Assistant, Public Relations and Advising Support

Education: B.S. in Applied Psychology, University of Michigan-Flint, Flint MI, 2018

STUDENT RELATED

  • composing correspondence 
  • collecting and compiling student-related data (e.g., portfolios, exit exams, assessment)
  • processing unexpected prerequisite overrides
  • processing grade change forms
  • setting up advising appointments
  • sending a mass email to students

COMMUNICATIONS & EVENTS RELATED

  • event or meeting planning (catering, room reservations, promotion--advanced notice required)
  • graphic design for events
  • updating a department webpage 
  • posting messages to social media

FACULTY RELATED

  • retrieving enrollment reports
  • form / template creation
  • Degree Works
  • scanning and copying (advanced notice required)
  • obtaining a blank copy of a form

Office: 212 Murchie Science Building

Need help with something else? Don't hesitate to call or email!

Phone:
810 762-3083
Email:
mpoletti@umich.edu
CSEP - Computer Science, Engineering, and Physics

Mary Poletti

Administrative Assistant, Finances

Contact Mary for assistance with:

BUDGET RELATED

  • Statements of Activity reports
  • work budget status monthly reports
  • updates on grant balances
  • planning a long-term departmental purchase

EXPENSE PROCESSING

  • processing travel expenses (PCard or reimbursement)
  • making travel arrangements
  • travel pre-authorizations

SUPPLIES

  • ordering classroom or office supplies
  • updates on equipment inventories

Office: 212 Murchie Science Building

Phone:
810-237-6531
Email:
djros@umich.edu
CSEP - Computer Science & Computer Information Systems

David Rosemary

Systems Administrator

Office: 114 Murchie Science Building

Phone:
810-762-0737
Email:
pslackta@umich.edu
CSEP - Computer Science, Engineering, and Physics

Pat Slackta

Administrative Assistant, Personnel and Course Scheduling

Contact Pat for assistance with:

COURSE SCHEDULING SUPPORT (FOR FACULTY)

  • entering course schedule into system
  • processing course change or instructor change
  • obtaining instructor verification reports

CATALOG SUPPORT

  • changing a course description
  • adding a new program to the catalog

PERSONNEL SUPPORT

  • hiring a temporary or work study student
  • onboarding new work study students
  • timekeeping for work study students
  • creating a directed or independent study course
  • collecting course syllabi
  • major reviews
  • LEO onboarding
  • 2-year and 4-year reviews
  • addressing teaching load discrepancies
  • addressing payroll issues
  • faculty search administrative support
  • addressing questions about joint appointments
  • departmental mail distribution
  • arrangements for a special delivery

Office: 212 Murchie Science Building

Need help with something else? Don't hesitate to call or email!