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Wade A Fagen-Ulmschneider

Wade A Fagen-Ulmschneider
Wade A Fagen-Ulmschneider

Wade A Fagen-Ulmschneider

Teaching Associate Professor
(217) 300-2812
2215 Siebel Center for Comp Sci

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Biography

Wade Fagen-Ulmschneider is a Teaching Assistant Professor of Computer Science at The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC). With a passion for data, he serves as the lead instructor of CS 225 (Data Structures) and works with students on numerous data visualizations that have accumulated over 10,000,000 interactions. In 2016, he was selected as one of the National Academy of Engineering's Frontiers of Engineering Education scholars; in 2017, he was awarded the Collins Award for Innovative Teaching; and he has been consistently ranked as an excellent instructor by his students for the past ten years.

Academic Positions

  • Teaching Assistant Professor, Department of Computer Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Fall 2015 - Present

Resident Instruction

  • CS 241: System Programming
  • CS 105: Introduction to Computer Science for non-majors
  • CS 305 (CS 199.205): Data Driven Discovery
  • CS 498: Accelerated CS Fundamentals [Online via Coursera]
  • CS 225: Data Structures
  • STAT 107 / CS 107 / IS 107: Data Science Discovery

Research Areas

Honors

  • Invited Guest: National Academy of Engineering's Frontiers of Engineering Education (2016)
  • College of Engineering's Collins Award for Innovative Teaching (2017)

Courses Taught

  • CS 107 - Data Science Discovery
  • CS 199 - Problem Solving W/Data Struct
  • CS 199 - Undergraduate Open Seminar
  • CS 225 - Data Structures
  • CS 240 - Intro to Computer Systems
  • CS 296 - Honors Course
  • CS 498 - Accelerated CS Fundamentals
  • ENG 199 - PURE Research Program
  • IS 107 - Data Science Discovery
  • STAT 107 - Data Science Discovery
  • STAT 199 - Undergraduate Open Seminar