Joe Sventek

Department Head, Professor

Department of Computer and Information Science
1202 University of Oregon
Eugene, OR 97403

Email: jsventek@cs.uoregon.edu
Phone: +1 (541) 346-1374
Fax: +1 (541) 346-5373
343/120 C Deschutes Hall

Biography

Joe Sventek is a Professor in the Department of Computer and Information Science at the University of Oregon; he is also the Head of the Department. Prior to joining the University of Oregon, Joe held the following posts:

  • 1979-1986: member of technical staff, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, CA
  • 1986-1990: deputy chief architect, Advanced Networked Systems Architecture project, Cambridge, England
  • 1990-1999: distinguished engineer, Hewlett-Packard Laboratories, Palo Alto, CA
  • 1999-2002: director, Agilent Labs Scotland, Edinburgh, Scotland
  • 2002-2010: Professor of Communication Systems, Department of Computing Science, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, Scotland
  • 2010-2014: Professor and Head of School of Computing Science, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, Scotland.

Outside interests

  • play with my granddaughters, Sonora and Aria
  • swim and cycle for fitness
  • play french horn and euphonium in chamber groups
  • sing baritone in chamber and larger groups