Leveson Named Distinguished Professor

Nancy Leveson

Computing Research Association Names ESD Professor Nancy Leveson as Distinguished Professor

January 13, 2004

Due to the excellence of her research, her leadership role in her field, and her commitment to advancing women in computer science and engineering, Dr. Nancy Leveson, Professor of Aeronautics and Astronautics and Engineering Systems, is among 15 female professors to recently receive the title of Distinguished Professor by the Computing Research Association (CRA). The organization’s Committee on the Status of Women in Computing Research is sponsoring the Cohort of Associate Professors Project (CAPP), which "…aims to increase the percentage of computer science and engineering women faculty with the rank of full professor by forming and mentoring a cohort of women from the associate professor ranks."