CS240: Data Structures and Data Management, Spring 2019
Personnel and Contact Information

Points of Contact for Common Student Questions

Note: If you decide to e-mail the course staff, you must use your uwaterloo Quest e-mail account (WatIAM/Quest userID @edu.uwaterloo.ca); otherwise we cannot verify who you are and are limited on what we can accept and respond to.


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Assignment, Missed Deadline: We do not accept late or emailed assignments. The last files submitted before the deadline will be marked (submit early and often, even if not finished).
If deadline is missed due to illness or other valid, verifiable reason, see Missed Work Due To Illness below.
Assignment Marking Error: Re-mark request, due within one week of release of marks on MarkUs. See Mark Appeals instructions on Course info
Course Website Error: Email CS240 ISAs
CS240 Handouts Error: CS240 instructors - email or check consulting hours below.
Enrollment: If Quest won't let you enroll or switch LEC or TUT sections without a permission/override number: Instructors and course staff are unable to help you -- you must see an MATH academic advisor. Note: You may only get participation (iclicker) marks for the LEC section you are officially enrolled in.
Exam Seat (Midterms & Final): Assigned seating. See Exam Seating.
General Course Help: CS240 ISAs or instructors - check office hours below.
Lecture Questions: CS240 ISAs or instructors - check office hours below.
Midterm Remarks: See Re-mark Request instructions on Course info (the same instructions apply for Midterms with the email subject updated accordingly).
Missed Work Due To Illness/Valid, Verifiable Reason (Assignments, Exams): Assignments, midterms, final exam: Validation required (see Verification of Illness Services at https://uwaterloo.ca/campus-wellness/health-services/student-medical-clinic but substitute Karen Anderson (CS 240 ISC) for references to instructor.
AccessAbility Services (AAS) exam accommodation forms (request to write at AAS): Submit to AAS at least 3 weeks before exam

Instructor: Eric Schost

Office: DC 3627
Office Hours: by appointment
Lectures: (LEC 001) 10:00AM - 11:20AM TTH in STC 0050
(LEC 002) 11:30AM - 12:50AM TTH in STC 0050
Email: eschost [at] uwaterloo.ca

Instructor: Ahmad Biniaz

Office: DC 2305
Office Hours: Friday Aug 2, 11:30PM - 12:30PM
or by appointment
Lectures: (LEC 003) 2:30PM - 3:50PM TTH in E2 1736
Email: ahmad.biniaz [at] uwaterloo.ca

Instructional Support Assistant (ISA): Yao Wang

Office: MC 4065
Consulting Hours: Friday Aug 2, 3:00PM - 4:30PM
Tuesday Aug 6, 2:30PM - 4:00PM
Wednesday Aug 7, 3:00PM - 4:00PM
or by appointment
Tutorials: (TUT 104) Monday 2:30PM - 3:20PM in PHY 150
Email: cs240 [at] uwaterloo.ca

Instructional Support Assistant (ISA): Bill Liu

Office: MC 4065
Consulting Hours: Wed. Jul. 31, 10:00AM - 12:00PM
Tue. Aug. 6, 4:00PM - 5:00PM
Wed. Aug. 7, 1:00PM - 2:00PM
Fri. Aug. 9, 1:00PM - 2:00PM
or by appointment
Email: cs240 [at] uwaterloo.ca

Instructional Support Assistant (ISA): Jean Wang

Office: MC 4065
Consulting Hours: TBA
Email: cs240 [at] uwaterloo.ca

Instructional Support Assistant (ISA): Jimmy Pham

Office: MC 4065
Consulting Hours: TBA
Email: cs240 [at] uwaterloo.ca

Instructional Apprentice (IA): Sajed Haque

Office Hours: By appointment
Tutorials: (TUT 103) Monday 10:30AM - 11:20AM in MC 4058
(TUT 105) Monday 11:30AM - 12:20PM in MC 4058
Email: cs240 [at] uwaterloo.ca

Instructional Apprentice (IA): Zach Frenette

Office Hours: By appointment
Tutorials: (TUT 102) Monday 8:30AM - 9:20AM in MC 4063
(TUT 101) Monday 9:30AM - 10:20AM in MC 4020
Email: cs240 [at] uwaterloo.ca

Instructional Support Coordinator: Karen Anderson

Office: MC 4010
Office Hours: Email or call to set up an appointment
Email: kaanders [at] uwaterloo.ca
Phone: ext. 36656