CS240: Data Structures and Data Management, Spring 2020
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 @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 a CS academic advisor.
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 (for MATH students see MATH VIF and all others, see Verification of Illness Services at https://uwaterloo.ca/campus-wellness/health-services/student-medical-clinic. In all cases, 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: N/A
Office Hours: Tuesday 9:30AM - 10:30AM, or by appointment
Email: eschost [@] uwaterloo.ca

Instructor: Armin Jamshidpey

Office: N/A
Office Hours: By appointment
Email: armin.jamshidpey [@] uwaterloo.ca

Instructor: Gautam Kamath

Office: N/A
Office Hours: Monday 10AM - 11AM, or by appointment
Email: gckamath [@] uwaterloo.ca

Instructional Support Assistant (ISA): Jason Zhang

Office: N/A
Consulting Hours: Tuesday, 10:00AM - 12:00PM
Wednesday, 10:00AM - 12:00PM
Friday, 10:00AM - 11:00AM
or by appointment
Email: cs240 [at] uwaterloo.ca

Instructional Support Assistant (ISA): Ben Hicks (Part-time)

Office: N/A
Consulting Hours: By appointment
Email: cs240 [at] uwaterloo.ca

Instructional Support Assistant (ISA): Yao Wang (Part-time)

Office: N/A
Consulting Hours: By appointment
Email: cs240 [at] uwaterloo.ca

Instructional Apprentice (IA): Sajed Haque

Office Hours: By appointment
Tutorials: TBA
Email: cs240 [at] uwaterloo.ca

Instructional Apprentice (IA): Zach Frenette

Office Hours: By appointment
Tutorials: TBA
Email: cs240 [at] uwaterloo.ca

Instructional Support Coordinator: Karen Anderson

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