Welcome

The Department of Computer Science was founded by people who had a vision. This vision was how computer science would fit into the unique spirit of Yale University, an institution oriented to an unusual degree around undergraduate education and close interdepartmental collaboration. The Department has always had close ties to mathematics and engineering, but has increasingly experienced collaborations with other disciplines important to Yale, including psychology, linguistics, economics, business, statistics, music, medicine, physics and more. It is through these collaborations that the importance of computer science in a broader sense is best appreciated.

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We are currently recruiting for Tenure-Track Faculty and Senior Lecturer or Lecturer.
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News

November 21, 2017
We are delighted to report that Rutgers Professor Rebecca Wright, who received her PhD in Computer Science from Yale in 1994, has been elevated by the Institute of Electrical...
November 9, 2017
The Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) has named a new roster of Distinguished Members.  As noted by ACM President Vicki L. Hanson, the innovations that improve our...
October 26, 2017
Multiple Yale departments on Friday, Oct. 20 hosted the Data Science Workshop on Computational Social Science, the first in a series of annual conferences that will focus on...