Robert G. Crawford

Dr. Bob Crawford

Professor Emeritus
School of Computing
Queen's University
Kingston, ON K7L 2N8
email address: rgc@cs DOT queensu DOT ca

In January 1972, Bob Crawford came to the newly formed Department of Computing & Information Science (now the School of Computing ) at Queen's University in Kingston, Ontario, Canada. Starting in 1985, he spent 20 years in administration. He served from 1995 to 2005 as Associate Dean (Studies) in the Faculty of Arts & Science. In 1995 he served several months as Director of Queen's International Study Centre at Herstmonceux Castle, England. In the fall of 1995 he took on the newly created role of Dean of Student Affairs and held that position until 2005.

In 2005 he returned to teach in the School of Computing.
He retired at the end of 2013 and is now Professor Emeritus in the School of Computing.

He was on leave for 2009-10, during which time he served as Chair of the Organizing Committee for the 17th World University Cross Country Championships, held in Kingston in April 2010.

Great Valley High School, Malvern, PA - 1963.
Penn State Universuty, BSc in Engineering Science - 1967
Cornell University, MSc and PhD Computer Science - 1969, 1975

Alumni Award for Excellece in Teaching, Queen's University - 1985
The Michael J Rodden Award, Queen's University Athletics - 2004
Award for Service, Canadian Association of College & University Student Services - 2005
Recognition Award, Student Affairs and Service Association, Canada - 2005
Distinguished Service Award, Queen's University - 2006


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