We're Hiring!

The Department of Computer Science at Colgate University invites applications for a tenure-stream position in computer science at the rank of Assistant Professor beginning fall semester 2018. For more information and to apply, visit https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/9813.

Our Study

Computer science is the study of algorithmic processes and the machines that carry out these processes. It is a mix of theory, application, design, and experiment. Methods and ideas drawn from computer science are increasingly important in other scientific disciplines, as well as the humanities and social sciences. Most of all, we think computer science is fun. Our energetic faculty have active research programs and typically involve student researchers during the summer and the academic year. Check out our department highlights to learn more about computer science and our department.

We have a growing pool of highly successful graduates. Our students continue on to successful careers in a wide variety of fields including the computing and financial industries. A number of our students continue on to graduate work as well. Computing research and technology can change the world for the better, and there are many great reasons for choosing computer science. Contrary to fears generated by outsourcing, computer science-related jobs are still some of the best, fastest-growing, and highly-paid positions available to freshly-minted graduates.



Contact Information

Computer Science Department
Colgate University
McGregory Hall, 3rd Floor
13 Oak Drive
Hamilton, NY 13346
(tel) 315.228.7719
Charlotte Jablonski, Administrative Assistant
cjablonski@colgate.edu

Highlights & Photos

<Colgate Coders> organizes Microsoft AI event <Colgate Coders> organizes Microsoft AI event

On Wednesday, November 29, Pedro Portilla, Global Managing Principal in Financial Services at Microsoft, visited the department to speak about the use of AI in both technical and business aspects of the company. The event was sponsored by the Colgate ...


Autumn Prep for Tech event links alums with students Autumn Prep for Tech event links alums with students

An article by Emily Daniel '18 in the Autumn 2017 edition of the Colgate Scene describes Prep for Tech, a two-day workshop sponsored by the Colgate Professional Networks, Career Services, and the CS department. It brought alums in person and ...


Faculty research in the ACM Internet Measurement Conference '17 Faculty research in the ACM Internet Measurement Conference '17

Prof. Joel Sommers has two papers in the ACM Internet Measurement Conference in November 2017 (https://conferences.sigcomm.org/imc/2...), in London, UK. The papers are co-authored with colleagues from the University of Wisconsin, the University of Oregon, and ...


Recent Events

  • 1

    Dec

    2017

    Accenture Virtual Workshop on Cyber Security

    Location: 319 McGregory Hall

    From 4 p.m. to 4:50 p.m.

    Abstract: Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services and solutions in strategy, consulting, digital, technology and operations. This workshop will focus on what Cyber Security is and how it is used in the ...

  • 29

    Nov

    2017

    <Colgate Coders> Tech Talk: The Future of Artificial Intelligence

    Location: 319 McGregory Hall

    From 7 p.m. to 7:50 p.m.

    Speaker: Pedro Portilla, Global Managing Principal in Financial Services, Microsoft

    Abstract: This talk will focus on the technical and business implications of AI, and how Microsoft is democratizing AI by offering the capabilities in its cloud and end user computing ...