Department of Computer Science



The Department of Computer Science is the largest department at Stevens Institute of Technology and one of the leading departments in the country.

Our mission is to be a world leader both in education and research by conducting research that produces advancements in computer science for the benefit of society and educating students to become leaders in the development and application of computer science technology.

Message from the Chair

David NaumannDr. David Naumann, Chair of the Department of Computer ScienceThe Department of Computer Science at Stevens Institute of Technology is one of the largest and fastest-growing departments in the School of Engineering and Science.

The department strives to nurture the next generation of computer scientists who will be prepared to enter a rapidly growing technology field. In addition to our emphasis on problem-solving skills and theoretical foundations, we instill our students with hands-on programming experience and necessary business skills. Our students are immersed in the integration of science, technology, and project-management skills that the field requires.

The department boasts numerous globally recognized tenured and tenure-track faculty who participate in interdisciplinary research and development. Our faculty researchers focus on artificial intelligence and machine learning, computer vision, big data analytics, programming languages, computer security and cryptography, and software systems, providing our students with a wide variety of areas in which to research and learn. Many of our researchers have received prestigious awards (including the NSF CAREER Award) and control several million dollars in active research funding.

A Stevens degree in computer science, cybersecurity, data science, or machine learning empowers our graduates to be at the forefront of the current and next waves of innovation. We hope you’ll join us in shaping the future of technology.

Dr. David Naumann

Department Contacts

Department Administration

David Naumann
Department Chair
Gateway Center South 425

Megan Whittemore
Operations Manager
Gateway Center South 429

Dawn Forino-Garcia
Office Manager
Gateway Center South 426

Babatunde Gbadamosi
Systems Administrator
Gateway Center South 356

Academic Contacts

Samuel Kim
Associate Chair for Undergraduate Education
Gateway Center South 430

Shudong Hao
Associate Chair for Graduate Education
Gateway Center South 245

Hui Wang
Ph.D. Program Coordinator
Gateway Center South 352

Connie Au
Senior Academic Advisor, Undergraduate
Gateway Center South 454

Shannon Ritchie
Academic Advisor, Undergraduate
Gateway Center South 454

Maritza Swepson
Academic Advisor, Undergraduate
Gateway Center South 453

Jannine Cucchiara
Senior Academic Advisor, Graduate
Gateway Center South 450

Jennifer Lebron
Senior Academic Advisor, Graduate
Gateway Center South 453