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The Paul G. Allen School is widely regarded to be among the top computer science and engineering programs in the nation, and this is reflected in the quality and commitment of our faculty. The following list represents national and international awards and recognition earned by faculty members while affiliated with the Allen School.

NSF CAREER Awards or Presidential/NSF Young Investigator Awards

ONR Young Investigator Awards

DOE Early Career Research Award

  • Alvin Cheung (now at UC Berkeley)

NSF Presidential Faculty Fellow or Presidential Early Career (PECASE) Awards

NSF Presidential Excellence in Science, Mathematics and Engineering Mentoring (PAESMEM) Award

Sloan Research Fellowships

Packard Fellowships

Fulbright Awards

Guggenheim Fellowships

Fellows of the ACM

Fellows of the IEEE

Fellows of the International Association for Pattern Recognition

Fellows of the Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence

Fellows of the American Association for the Advancement of Science

Fellows of the American Academy of Arts & Sciences

ACM Prize in Computing

ACM, IEEE, and USENIX Field Awards

  • Tom Anderson - USENIX Lifetime Achievement Award, 2014
  • Tom Anderson - USENIX Software Tools Award, 2014
  • Tom Anderson - IEEE Koji Kobayashi Computers and Communications Award, 2013
  • Tom Anderson - ACM/SIGOPS Mark Weiser Award, 2005
  • Luis Ceze - IEEE TCCA Young Computer Architect Award, 2013
  • Pedro Domingos (emeritus) - ACM/SIGKDD Innovation Award, 2014

ACM and CRA Service Awards

  • Dan Grossman - ACM SIGPLAN Distinguished Service Award, 2015
  • Ed Lazowska - ACM Distinguished Service Award, 2009
  • Ed Lazowska - ACM Presidential Award, 2005
  • Ed Lazowska - CRA Distinguished Service Award, 2005

MacArthur Fellows

Members of the National Academies

  • Tom Anderson, National Academy of Engineering
  • David Baker (Adjunct), National Academy of Sciences
  • Phil Bernstein (Affiliate), National Academy of Engineering
  • Dave Cutler (Affiliate), National Academy of Engineering
  • Susan Eggers, National Academy of Engineering (emerita)
  • Joe Felsenstein (Adjunct), National Academy of Sciences
  • Phil Green (Adjunct), National Academy of Sciences
  • Lee Hood (Affiliate), National Academy of Sciences, National Academy of Engineering, Institute of Medicine
  • Eric Horvitz (Affiliate), National Academy of Engineering
  • Anna Karlin, National Academy of Sciences
  • Ed Lazowska, National Academy of Engineering
  • Hank Levy, National Academy of Engineering
  • Carver Mead (Affiliate), National Academy of Sciences, National Academy of Engineering
  • Maynard Olson (Adjunct), National Academy of Sciences
  • Mari Ostendorf (Adjunct), National Academy of Engineering
  • Radia Perlman (Affiliate), National Academy of Engineering
  • Rick Szeliski (Affiliate), National Academy of Engineering

Microsoft Research Faculty Fellows

Allen Distinguished Investigators

Technology Review's TR35

Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation Data Driven Discovery Investigator Award

IJCAI John McCarthy Award

Simons Investigator Award

ACM Grace Murray Hopper Award

CRA-W Anita Borg Early Career Award