Industry Advisory Board

Purpose The Advisory Board of the Computer Science Department is a group of industrial, business, legislative, and professional leaders who are interested in the vitality of the CIS Department at KSU. The Board helps the Computer Science Department to strengthen its learning, research, and outreach programs, improve its facilities, expand its base of support, and serve its alumni. Board members actively participate in the continual assessment of the Department's progress and the development of Department/industry partnerships. Specifically, Advisory Board members are asked to:

  1. Provide advice from the perspective of alumni, successful computing science and software engineering practitioners, industry and business leaders and other external entities regarding the relevance of our programs and the effectiveness of our internal operations
  2. Provide a connection between our faculty and students on campus and the various industries the Board members represent
  3. Provide leadership to the many KSU Computer Scinece alumni; this leadership comes in the form of service and financial support