Dr. David Grossman is Associate Professor of Computer Science and
the Director of the Information Retrieval Laboratory at the Illinois
Institute of Technology. He was a Principal Investigator on several
NSF grants that solely focused on improving the computer science
undergraduate curriculum. He also chaired, for over 6 six years, the IIT Computer Science Undergraduate Studies Committee and led the
department through two successful ABET reviews. He is the primary
co-author of the Springer Science and Business Media "Top Selling
Title" award book entitled "Information Retrieval: Algorithms and Heuristics". He is a former General Chair and Program Chair of the ACM Conference on Information and Knowledge Management. Previously, he taught courses at the University of Maryland, George Washington University, and George Mason University.