Undergraduate field advisor: to computer science majors in the Department of Computer Science, at Cornell University.
Provide academic advice to CS majors in both the Arts & Science and Engineering
Colleges. Including field and college requirements as well as career planning/placement
services. Serve as primary liason for professional placement and recruiting.
Program administrator: design and maintain program Web sites providing
information for faculty, students and other interested parties; help develope programs
which foster informal student/faculty interactions; develop and maintain fellowship
opportunities for undergraduates (via corporate funding and private gifts); admissions
decisions (incoming majors and new transfer students); certify fulfillment of graduation
requirements; advise undergraduate student association; supervise office staff and course
administration; propose and administer budgets for undergraduate program, special events
and student organization.
Link to other members of the undergraduate staff.
255-0982 (Office Line and Appointments)
255-9220 (Direct Line)
- Advisor to the Association of Computer Science
- Member, Association of Computing Machinery (ACM).
- Founded CS field-mentorship program and CS alumni association.
- Consultant-Cornell University On-line Student Services Systems.
- Author of "A Goal Plan for Improving Academic Performance" (1991).
- Joined the CS dept. in April 1989. Cornell in 1987.
- Cornell BA 1984.
- Graduate work: Cognitive Studies, Management, and Strategic Planning.
- Sports Interests: Lacrosse; Golfing; Biking.
- Hobbies: Woodworking; Gardening; Masonry; Writing; Painting.
- Academic Interests: Cognitive Psychology; Politcal Science; Philosophy; Astronomy;
Mechanical Engineering; Computer Engineering.
- Favorite Cities: Rome, Paris, Boston and New York.
- Favorite Music:
- Classic Rock: Zeppelin, The Kinks, Hendrix, Aerosmith, Cheap Trick, The Who, Lynyrd
Skynyrd, AC/DC, The Stones, The Band, Jethro Tull, Creedence Clearwater Revival, The
Pretenders, Pink Floyd, Jane's Addiction, Queen.
- Other: Oasis, Red Hot Chili Peppers, The Supremes.
- Artists: Jimmy Hendrix, Tom Petty, Amy Grant (yes, deal with it!), Joe Satriani, Lou
Reed; Janis Joplin
- Native of Ithaca, New York