Key Contacts

Key Contacts

A list of commonly requested key contacts at SCS appears below. You may also search for individuals by keyword, name, department, and research interest by visiting the SCS Faculty and Staff Directory.

School Leadership

Department Heads

  • Jaime Carbonell - University Professor and Director, Language Technologies Institute
  • Jodi Forlizzi - Charles M. Geschke Director, Human-Computer Interaction Institute
  • Martial Hebert - Director, Robotics Institute
  • Robert Murphy - Lane Professor and Head, Computational Biology Department
  • Frank Pfenning - Joseph F. Traub Chair and Head, Computer Science Department
  • William Scherlis - Director, Institute for Software Research
  • Manuela Veloso - Herbert A. Simon University Professor of Computer Science and Head, Machine Learning Department

Office of the Dean

Undergraduate Education

Graduate Education

External Relations and Strategic Initiatives

Corporate and Industrial Relations

Engagement and Annual Giving


Marketing, Communications, and Media Relations

Finance and Administration

  • Walt Schearer - Associate Dean for Finance and Administration
  • Krista Schrecengost - Administrative Assistant to the Associate Dean for Finance and Administration

Building Facilities


FIRST Robotics:

Project Olympus:

SCS4All, Women @ SCS:

SCS Departmental Contacts

Computer Science Department (Department Directory)

Computational Biology Department (Department Directory)

Human-Computer Interaction Institute (Department Directory)

Institute for Software Research (Department Directory)

Language Technologies Institute (Department Directory)

Machine Learning Department (Department Directory)

Robotics Institute (Department Directory)

Quality of Life Technology Center (QoLT): (Department Directory)

National Robotics Engineering Center (NREC):