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Welcome to Fordham University's Computer and Information Science department. The CIS department is a dynamic and vibrant place, with a faculty of well-respected and productive scholar/educators who are equally committed to both teaching and research. We prepare our students to become leaders in our information driven society. The CIS department offers degree and certificate programs at both the graduate and undergraduate levels at Fordham's Rose Hill (RH) campus in the Bronx and the Lincoln Center (LC) campus in Manhattan. We invite you to visit our department and feel free to contact our department office with any general questions:
Department of Computer & Information Science
340 John Mulcahy Hall
441 East Fordham Road, Bronx NY 10458
Phone: 718-817-4480
For specific program-related questions, please contact the appropriate associate chair.
Department Chair, Dr. Frederick Wertz.
Assoc. Chairs for Graduate Studies, Dr. Damian Lyons & Dr. Frank Hsu
Assoc. Chair for Undergrad. Studies (RH), Dr. Xiaolan Zhang
Assoc. Chair for Undergrad. Studies (LC), Dr. Elena Filatova
Recent CIS News


Current Events
January 15, 2015
John Mulcahy Hall 312 1:00pm-2:00pm
Dr. Prabir Bhattacharya
Content-based image retrieval using machine learning and similarity matching

November 6, 2014
John Mulcahy Hall 342 1:00pm-2:00pm
Dr. Kevin Bowyer
Iris matching and de-duplication of the Somaliland trial voter registration dataset

October 15, 2014
John Mulcahy Hall 312 1:30pm-2:30pm
Dr. Runhe Huang
From personal big data to human-centric smart services

October 3, 2014
Lincoln Center, LL802 11:00am-12:00pm
Dr. Wen-Hsiung Li
How to assemble a genome for next generation sequencing reads.

May 2, 2014
Lincoln Center, LL305 6:00-7:00pm
Dr. Jiming Liu
Data Driven Modeling and Hidden Cause Discovery in Global Healthcare

April 28, 2014
John Mulcahy Hall 302 1:00-2:00pm
Dr. Asohan Amarasingham
Trial-to-trial variability, nonstationarity, and the interpretation of firing rate in neurophysiology

April 10, 2014
Keating 312 3:00-4:00pm
Dr. Yuval Kluger
From heterogeneity in cancer to heterogeneity in bioinformatics tools

With graduation around the corner, check out our
Graduate F.A.Q.
to find the answers to all your questions about our M.S. program.
Feb 15 - Mar 15
Application fee is reduced to $35 (50% off!!)
CNN Money Article lists 6 of 20 best jobs of 2012 (out of 100 total) related to CS.

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