Mehran Sahami

Professor (Teaching) of Computer Science

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Academic Appointments
Professor (Teaching), Computer Science
Mehran Sahami is a Professor and Associate Chair for Education in the Computer Science department at Stanford University. He is also the Robert and Ruth Halperin University Fellow in Undergraduate Education. Prior to joining the Stanford faculty, he was a Senior Research Scientist at Google. His research interests include computer science education, artificial intelligence, and web search. He is co-chair of the ACM/IEEE-CS joint task force on Computer Science Curricula 2013, which is responsible for creating curricular guidelines for college programs in Computer Science at an international level.
Boards, Advisory Committees, Professional Organizations
Advisory Board, Code.org (2013 - Present)
Co-Chair, ACM Education Board (2014 - Present)
Degrees / Education
PhD, Stanford University, Computer Science (1999)