Courses of Study 2020-2021 
    
    Oct 24, 2020  
Courses of Study 2020-2021

Information Science


In Computing and Information Science .

Course Offerings  

110 Gates Hall, (607) 255-9837, www.infosci.cornell.edu

The Department of Information Science is part of the Faculty of Computing and Information Science (CIS). It offers IS majors in the Colleges of Agriculture and Life Sciences, and Arts and Sciences, Engineering students can take the major in Information Science, Systems, and Technology (ISST).

Information Science studies computing in the context of its use, bridging computer science with social science disciplines such as Communication, Economics, Psychology and Sociology.  The primary goal of the Information Science major is to equip students to use both computational and social science methodologies in understanding and designing computing and communications systems.  The Department has about 34 faculty members, 60 resident Ph.D. students, 80 professional master’s degree students and graduates about 120 bachelor’s degree students per year.

Faculty


W. Arms, S. Azenkot, S. Barocas,  L. Blume, C. Cardie, C. Cheyre, T. Choudhury, D. Cosley, C. Csikszentmihalyi, C. Danescu-Niculescu-Mizil, N. Dell, D. Easley, S. Fussell, G. Gay, P. Ginsparg, C. Gomes,  F. Guimbretiere, K. Harms, H. Hirsh, S. Jackson, T. Joachims, W. Ju, M. Jung, R. Kizelec, J. Kleinberg, L. Lee, G. Leshed, K. Levy, M. Macy, D. Mimno, M. Naaman, R. Nandakumar, H. Nissenbaum, T. Parikh, M. Pollack, J. Rzeszotarski, P. Sengers, E. Tardos, A. Vashistha, M. Wilkens, D. Williamson, C. Zhang