Faculty Profile

Michael Skalak

Lecturer/Technician in Computer Science (2015)

Contact Information

on sabbatical Spring 2020

skalakm@dickinson.edu

Tome Scientific Building Room 246

Education

  • B.A., Northwestern University, 2008
  • M.S., University of Virginia, 2012

2019-2020 Academic Year

Fall 2019

COMP 232 Data Struct & Problem Solving
An advanced problem-solving course that focuses on the design, analysis and application of data structures including lists, stacks, queues, trees, and hash tables. Concepts in generic and functional programming are introduced. This course also further develops understanding and use of asymptotic analysis. Prerequisite: 132. Offered every fall.

COMP 356 Programming Lang Structure
An examination of the major programming language paradigms. The course also explores the basic properties and special facilities of languages representing each paradigm. Topics include data types, scope rules, block structures, procedure calls and parameter types, and storage allocation considerations. Prerequisite: 232. Offered every fall.