0 The title of Faculty Fellow is intended to recognize the faculty member whose scholarly work is widely known and respected internationally, who is an accomplished teacher at all levels, and who has displayed a high level of commitment and dedication to her/his department or school, the Faculty of Mathematics, and the university. Our research spans the field of computer science, from core work on systems, theory and programming languages to human-computer interaction, DNA and quantum computing to theoretical and applied machine learning, just to name a few. Canada N2L 3G1 Our main campus is situated on the Haldimand Tract, the land promised to the Six Nations that includes six miles on each side of the Grand River. Our School is the home to more than 90 faculty members and 60 … %PDF-1.6 %���� In honour of his many contributions to the University of Waterloo, the Waterloo community and the tech sector, a number of his colleagues established the J.W. Maple Software spawned from a symbolic algebra system created here and OpenText was a spin-off of the project to computerize the Oxford English Dictionary. Phone: 519-888-4567 ext. endstream endobj 784 0 obj <>>>/Filter/Standard/Length 128/O(�'H�յ�J���_�R�9�NG�%N�N�. The Ross and Muriel Cheriton Faculty Fellowship supports the work of a full-time faculty member in the David R. Cheriton School of Computer Science whose research is in the general  areas of computer systems and computer networking. The Graham Research Fellowship and the Graham Postdoctoral Fellowship take their name from J. Wesley “Wes” Graham (1932–1999), the first director of the University of Waterloo’s computing centre, a humble visionary known as the father of computing at the University of Waterloo, and an academic who devoted his career to making computers available to everyone. It was carefully marked under “furnishings,” ensuring 90% payment by the government. Graham Information Technology Trust in 2000, an endowment housed at the University of Waterloo. $H�*�fpn7�bZ��P+�v���-б���M�p!hjfF�P�:�NM79���(_�}J'��"#w��F�]N��)�����sl��o���M�my���� �����S㜀�a��>��`(�3�@���}!3�x$f�5%0X He was 14 years old when he entered Waterloo. — David Johnston, former University of Waterloo President and former Governor General, May 28, 2012, We have heard about prime numbers, and squaring of the cube, and the good life at the University of Waterloo, — A “whiffenspoof” song composed by Ken Fryer. In this way, the Fellowships will help the University of Waterloo and the David R. Cheriton School of Computer Science continue its innovations in Information Technology teaching and research. It enjoys an excellent reputation in pure and applied research and houses a diverse research program 783 0 obj <> endobj Winners of these distinguished awards can be found through the following links. In this way, the Fellowships will help the University of Waterloo and the David R. Cheriton School of Computer Science continue its innovations in Information Technology teaching and research. After meeting Wes to hear him out, the provincial minister of education announced the University of Waterloo’s plans for a new Mathematics and Computer building had been approved for funding. The awards support the work of leading faculty in computer science with an emphasis on supporting research that addresses problems associated with designing and implementing efficient and reliable computing systems, along with their effective integration. A demonstration of this technique can be found below. Graham Research and Graham Postdoctoral FellowshipsThe Graham Research Fellowship and the Graham Postdoctoral Fellowship take their name from J. Wesley “Wes” Graham (1932–1999), the first director of the University of Waterloo’s computing centre, a humble visionary known as the father of computing at the University of Waterloo, and an academic who devoted his career to making computers available to everyone. Waterloo, Ontario In 2018 the Trust in conjunction with the Faculty of Mathematics and the David R. Cheriton School of Computer Science launched two fellowships — the Graham Research Fellowship, which supports a faculty member’s research in artificial intelligence, data science and bioinformatics, including applications to healthcare and health informatics, and the Graham Research Postdoctoral Fellowship, which supports an outstanding postdoctoral researcher. �>W�� ���-�����o��-�M�Q$���Е�?,��� �"�Z U��*�� J>Y�[�����7�o��E��a'��h���|[��ds The first computer we acquired, an IBM 610, was purchased for student use in 1960. The awards support the work of leading faculty in Computer Science with an emphasis on supporting research that addresses problems associated with designing and implementing efficient and reliable computing systems, along with their effective integration. endstream endobj startxref Winners of these distinguished awards can be found through the following links David R. Cheriton Chairs in Software Systems The David R. Cheriton Chair in About the Cheriton School of Computer Science, International, national, provincial and Institutional awards, Tenure-track and Tenured Faculty Positions, Computer Science Computing Facility (CSCF), Business Administration and Computer Science, Undergraduate Research Assistantship (URA), Academic Integrity and Students with Disabilities. h�bbd``b`���@�7�`��u� �$#�=�� k��IJ �N�X V����@��:������ȼ d2#A��'q�F 2���w ��q Fax: 519-885-1208. David R. Cheriton Chairs in Software Systems Our alumni form the backbone of the local tech economy in Waterloo, and we are extremely proud of the entrepreneurs among them, including the founders of Wish.com and of Maluuba. Mark GiesbrechtOn sabbatical Phone: 519-888-4567 ext. I often fancy that the most practical thing in the world is a good general theory when it’s continually tested and refined against reality. The David R. Cheriton School of Computer Science is home to numerous outstanding faculty members who have been recognized over the years for their many accomplishments — both through internal fellowships and external awards. 883 0 obj <>stream The David R. Cheriton Chair in Software Systems welcomes prominent senior researchers or very promising researchers still early in their careers to the transformational research environment provided by the David R. Cheriton School of Computer Science. The University of Waterloo acknowledges that much of our work takes place on the traditional territory of the Neutral, Anishinaabeg and Haudenosaunee peoples. University of Waterloo In 1966, we bought an IBM 360/75 for $3 million more than the cost of the entire MC building. The David R. Cheriton Faculty Fellowships are a prestigious recognition. Marceli Wein, adjunct professor of computer science, won an Academy Award in 1997 shared with Nestor Burtnyk for their work on computer assisted key framing for character animation. It is speculated that the founder of the Faculty of Mathematics merely did his laundry in the runoff from a red roof after a friend accidentally dyed his undergarments a similar colour while staying there. It’s 1966. The awards support the work of leading faculty in Computer Science with an emphasis on supporting research that addresses problems associated with designing and implementing efficient and reliable computing systems, along with their effective integration. Our main campus is situated on the Haldimand Tract, the land promised to the Six Nations that includes six miles on each side of the Grand River. The David R. Cheriton School of Computer Science is one of the world’s most prominent computer science institutions, with a legacy of leadership in computer science research and education. Waterloo, Ontario The University of Waterloo needs a larger, faster computer. David R. Cheriton School of Computer Science University of Waterloo Waterloo, Ontario Canada N2L 3G1 Phone: 519-888-4567 ext. Visit our COVID-19 information website to learn how Warriors protect Warriors. David R. Cheriton School of Computer Science Our active work toward reconciliation takes place across our campuses through research, learning, teaching, and community building, and is centralized within our Indigenous Initiatives Office.