Empowering Leadership: Computing Scholars of Tomorrow Alliance

Dr. Christopher Stewart, Assistant Professor at Ohio State U., discussed how to write an effective personal statement and obtain great letters of recommendation in April 2011.  Session url at http://bit.ly/ELA_CS.PDF of ppt used during webinar.

Dr. Stewart received his PhD from the University of Rochester in 2008.  Prior to attending the University of Rochester, he attended Morehouse College in Atlanta, GA.    

At The Ohio State University, he is spearheading research in the following areas: 

*Systems support for sustainable datacenters,  i.e., datacenters that can operate profitably and have a zero-carbon footprint 

*Empirical studies about the performance, performance dependability, and energy consumption of emerging networked applications 

*Scalable, self-sustaining programs that encourage members of  underrepresented groups (broadly construed) to consider research careers.