Personnel

Instructors

Instructors give overall direction to the course, deliver lectures, set assignments and exams.

Lesley Istead
Email:lanortha@uwaterloo.ca
Office:DC3118
Office Hours:T 2:30PM-3:50PM, Th 2:30PM-3:50PM, or by appointment

Please prefer the office hours of your own instructor. If that doesn’t work, any of the other instructors can help you or you can make an appointment with your own instructor.

Instructional Support Coordinator

The ISC gives long-term support and continuity to CS135, hires ISAs, deals with cheating cases, coordinates marks, etc.

Karen Anderson
Email:kaanders@uwaterloo.ca
Office:MC4010
Office Hours:By appointment

Instructional Apprentices (IAs)

IAs are graduate students with a mandate to be more involved with teaching (via tutorials). They also help with marking.

Jean Wang
Email:cs135@uwaterloo.ca
Office:N/A
Office Hours:N/A
Tutorials:F MC4058 2:30PM-3:20PM

Instructional Support Assistants (ISAs aka tutors)

ISAs are undergraduate students hired to support the course full-time on their co-op work terms. They hold office hours, mark assignments and exams, lead some tutorials, etc.

Roger Gu
Email:cs135@uwaterloo.ca
Office:MC4065
Office Hours:M 1:00PM-3:00PM, T 10:00AM-1:00PM, F 12:30PM-1:30PM, or by appointment
Tutorials:F MC4040 11:30PM-12:20PM

Jimmy Pham (part-time)
Email:cs135@uwaterloo.ca
Office:MC4065
Office Hours:By appointment
Ben Hicks (part-time)
Email:cs135@uwaterloo.ca
Office:MC4065
Office Hours:T 10:00AM-12:00PM, or by appointment
Zahra Ahmed (part-time)
Email:cs135@uwaterloo.ca
Office:MC4065
Office Hours:By appointment
Tutorials:F MC4040 10:30AM-11:20PM

Teaching Assistants (TAs)

TAs are CS graduate students that help with marking assignments and exams.