Computer Science

Contact Information

Tricia Borchardt
Academic Dept Assoc
Phone: (262) 472-1666
Location: Mcgraw 104

Athula Gunawardena
Phone: (262) 472-1469
Location: Mcgraw 110

Jiazhen Zhou
Associate Professor & Graduate Program Coordinator
Phone: (262) 472-5172
Location: Mcgraw 104C


Alumni Spotlights

photo alumnus Lauren ShirleyLauren graduated Summa Cum Laude in Spring 2017. She will attend University of Wisconsin-Madison as a Graduate Research Assistant in the Electrical and Computer Engineering program in fall. She has also accepted a summer internship at CUNA Mutual in Madison. While at UW-Whitewater, she received a Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (2016) and worked on research projects (2015-2017) in mobile networking with faculty mentor, Dr. Jiazhen Zhou. She served as Vice President of the UW-W ACM student chapter as well as a tutor and office assistant for the department.

Alex Hall photoAlex graduated from our program in Fall 2013. He is currently pursuing his Ph.D. in Computer Graphics at University of California-Berkeley. He was also awarded a National Science Foundation Research Fellowship.

While a Computer Science major at UW-Whitewater, Alex participated in undergraduate research projects including Interactive Degree Planner with Drs. Athula Gunawardena, Sobitha Samaranayake and Cheng Thao and an NSF supported Computer Vision related project, conducted by Dr. Lopa Mukherjee.

In video, below, 2016 Graduate, Joshua Day and his mother, Rochelle Day speak to the UW System Board of Regents about their educational experiences and opportunities at UW-Whitewater.


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Resources For

Faculty/Staff Contact

Office of the Dean
Rebecca Reichert
Phone: (262) 472-1621

Student Contact

Advising Office
Phone: (262) 472-1550

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