Bill Howe

Director of Research


Bill Howe is the Director of Research for Scalable Data Analytics at the UW eScience Institute and holds an Affiliate Assistant Professor appointment in Computer Science & Engineering, where he leads a group studying data management, analytics, and visualization systems for science applications. Howe has received awards from Microsoft Research and honors for papers in scientific data management, and serves on a number of program committees, organizing committees, and advisory boards in the area, including the advisory board of the Data Science certificate program at UW. He holds a Ph.D. in Computer Science from Portland State University and a Bachelor's degree in Industrial & Systems Engineering from Georgia Tech.