Bob Sloan

Robert H. (Bob) Sloan

Professor and Department Head


Robert Sloan
Dept. of Computer Science (M/C 152)
University of Illinois at Chicago
851 S. Morgan Street (Room 1120)
Chicago, IL 60607-7053
Phone: 312-996-2369
Email: my-last-name at host:

What's New With Me

Teaching (and CS Education)

Spring 2017 Teaching

Selected Past Courses Taught

Computer Science Education: Model curricula, etc.

I was a coauthor of (i.e., member of the relevant joint ACM and IEEE-Computer Society task force for):

  • Computing Curricula 2001: Computer Science.
  • Computing Curricula 2004: Computer Engineering.
  • Computing Curricula 2005: The Overview Report.
  • CS2008 Curriculum Update. (2008 light revision of Computing Curricula 2001: Computer Science)
All those reports are available here.


Research interests:

  1. Application of computer science theory and algorithms to problems from artificial intelligence. Currently especially focused on problems from knowledge representation. Previously especially focused on problems from machine learning ("computational learning theory").
  2. Computer security, especially privacy, legal, and policy issues.
  3. Computer Science Education.

Curriculum vitae (early 2015 edition): Download
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