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New Faculty

Dr. Radha Venkatagiri has joined the Computer Science department as an Assistant Professor.

Dr. Venkatagiri’s research is in computer architecture, with an emphasis on efficient computing systems that conserve resources such as time and energy, by allowing the system to make controlled errors. She previously held an Assistant Professor position at the Oregon State University. Dr. Venkatagiri obtained Ph.D. in Computer Science from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in 2020.

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New Faculty

Dr. Sarah Adel Bargal has joined the Computer Science department as an Assistant Professor and Provost’s Distinguished Faculty Fellow.

Dr. Bargal’s research is in the areas of computer vision and machine learning, including notable recent contributions in explainable AI. She has received several awards and fellowships in recognition of her research and teaching. Dr. Bargal was previously a Research Assistant Professor at Boston University, where she also obtained PhD in 2019.

Welcome to the Department of Computer Science

The Department of Computer Science at Georgetown University, in the heart of Washington, DC, is home to higher education and advanced research on the cutting edge of computing and technology. BS, BA, MS, and Ph.D. programs connect students with the ideas, skills, and opportunities to shape the digital world we live in. The department is rapidly growing, with current core research areas of algorithms and theory; security, privacy, and cryptography; and data-centric computing. Faculty members in the department have been honored with a Gödel Prize, Test-of-Time awards, membership in the European Academy of Sciences and Arts, NSF CAREER awards, and Best Paper awards, among other accolades. Students and faculty engage beyond the department through interdisciplinary courses and research, campus initiatives like guWeCode, public and private sector internships, local computing groups, and regional events.

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Radha Venkatagiri joins as Assistant Professor

Dr. Radha Venkatagiri has joined the Computer Science department as an Assistant Professor, effective August 2022. Dr. Venkatagiri’s research is in computer architecture, with an emphasis on…