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Alan Wolff

Director of Information Resources for Northwestern University's McCormick School of Engineering

Adjunct Instructor


2145 Sheridan Road
Room L293
Evanston, IL 60208-3109

847-491-4443Email Alan Wolff


Master of Science in Information Technology Program


MS and Ph.D. in electrical engineering from Northwestern University

BA from the University of Maryland


Alan Wolff has more than 20 years of work experience in the Information Technology field and over 10 years experience in teaching graduate level courses in telecommunications and computer science. In addition to being an instructor in the MSIT, Dr. Wolff has also been an adjunct faculty member at DePaul University's School of Computer Science, Telecommunications, and Information Systems. Alan is a member of the IEEE and Educause organizations. His group has won 5 Northwestern University "Best Practice" awards for particular projects in the last 4 years, for web applications work and high performance computing.

Courses Taught

  • MSIT 421: Principles of Computer and Information Technology