Colorado School of Mines Computer Science Department

Christopher Painter‑Wakefield (he, him, his)
Teaching Professor of Computer Science


c o n t a c t
email: cpainter@mines.edu
office: CTLM 246A
phone: 303-273-3717

t e a c h i n g
Spring 2022
CSCI 262 Data Structures
CSCI 410 Elements of Computing Systems
Previous
CSCI 370 Advanced Software Engineering
CSCI 398 (now CSCI 303) Introduction to Data Science
CSCI 403 Database Management
CSCI 406 Algorithms

b i o
CPW moved to Colorado in 2013. He lives in Arvada with his wife and kids. Hobbies include reading (especially Science Fiction) and gardening.

t i m e l i n e
2019‑present Teaching Professor, Computer Science, Colorado School of Mines
2013‑2019 Teaching Associate Professor, Computer Science, Colorado School of Mines
2013 Ph.D. Computer Science, Duke University
1996‑2005 Analyst/Programmer, Duke Health Technology Solutions
1993‑1996 Computer Programmer, various
1990 B.S. Physics, Wake Forest University