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The Computer Science Department is headquartered in the Gates Center for Computer Science on Carnegie Mellon’s Pittsburgh campus.

Green roof Gates building CMU Computer Science

Made possible by a lead gift of $20 million from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, the Gates Center opened in 2009 with new classrooms, graduate and faculty offices, conference rooms, labs, and open project space. The American Institute of Architects selected the LEED-certified Gold building as one of the nine best examples of architectural excellence and urban design in2012. 


Computer Science Department
Carnegie Mellon University
Gates Center 6105
Pittsburgh PA 15213-3891
Phone: 412-268-2565

Key Contacts

Department Administration
Department Head Srinivasan Seshan 412-268-8734 www
Assistant to The Department Head Diana Hyde  412-268-1156  
Assoc. Dept. Head for Finance and Administration  AnnMarie Zanger 412-268-2595   
Asst. Dean, Industrial Relations/ Dir. Special Events Catherine Copetas 412-268-8525
Marketing & Communications Manager Jennifer Landefeld  412-268-4740
Business Office Elizabeth Roberts  412-268-2565

Undergraduate Education

Assoc. Dean for Undergraduate Education Guy Blelloch 412-268-6245 www
Asst. Dean, Undergraduate Education Tom Cortina 412-268-3514 www
Undergraduate Program Administrator Mary Widom   412-268-9497 
Undergraduate Program & Academic Events Coordinator Amy Weis   412-268-5561 


Graduate Education
Associate Department Head for Graduate Education  Venkatesan Guruswami 412-268-3725  www
Graduate Applications Coordinator  
Master's and 5th Yr. Program Administrator Tracy Farbacher 412-268-8824   
Ph.D. Graduate Admissions Charlotte Yano 412-268-7656  
Ph.D. Graduate Program Manager Deb Cavlovich 412-268-3789  

Campus Police - Emergency - 412-268-2323

Campus Police - Non-Emergency - 412-268-6232

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