Computer Science

About Us

From the Chair

As a computing student at the Fred DeMatteis School of Engineering and Applied Science, you'll learn the problem-solving and critical thinking skills, cutting-edge technologies, harness you creativity and be ready for the jobs of tomorrow. Our field of computing is making the news every day, Software Engineering, Cloud Computing, Data Science, AI and Deep Learning, and Cybersecurity are experiencing an incredible job growth and by the time you graduate, you will be ready to take on the challenges and change the world for the better!

Gerda L. Kamberova
Chair, Professor

Gerda L. Kamberova

Undergraduate Programs 

Mission Statement

The mission of the undergraduate programs offered by the Department of Computer Science is to provide students with a strong foundation in the theory and practice of computer science, in order to help them develop into knowledgeable, responsible professionals and lifelong learners, able to create and implement the latest computing technologies for the betterment of society.

Graduate Program

Mission Statement

The mission of the MS program offered by the Department of Computer Science is to develop independent thinkers who can provide leadership in the computing industry or academia, as well as deep insights into the fundamentals of computer science, and a broad perspective on the established and emerging fields of computing.

Department Administration

Gerda L. Kamberova
Chair, Professor
Adams Hall 114

Lynda Callahan
Senior Executive Secretary
Room 110 Adams Hall 
Phone: 516-463-5555 | Fax: 516-463-5790

Alexander Rosenberg
Systems Administrator
Room 211 Adams Hall
Email | WWW

Advisory Board

David AntarDavid Antar | Bio
Manav BhasinManav Bhasin | Bio
Luann BridgesLuann Bridges | Bio
Agustin Campos-Marquetti
Agustin Campos-Marquetti | Bio
Dan Constantino
Dan Constantino | Bio
Darragh Fitzpatrick
Darragh Fitzpatrick | Bio
Gavi Hoffman, Esq.
Gavi Hoffman, Esq. | Bio
Joe GoldbergJoe Goldberg | Bio
Hy GoldstoffHy Goldstoff | Bio
Jeremy KahnJeremy Kahn | Bio
Narayan MenonNarayan Menon | Bio
Barbara PorterBarbara Porter | Bio
Dominic SpinosaDominic Spinosa | Bio
Arnold Stillman
Arnold Stillman | Bio
Richard TeedRichard Teed | Bio
Paul TrapaniPaul Trapani | Bio
Nicholas Walsh
Nicholas Walsh | Bio

Hofstra Participants:

Philip ConiglioPhilip Coniglio
Director of the DeMatteis School Co-op Program | WWW
Gerda L. Kamberova
Gerda Kamberova
Professor and Chair
Computer Science Department | Bio