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University of Michigan School of Information

Charles Severance

Charles Severance

Clinical Professor of Information, School of Information Email: Phone: 734/615-6527
Office: School of Information/3373 North Quad Faculty Role: Faculty Potential PhD Faculty Advisor: No Personal website


Charles is a Clinical Professor and a founding faculty member of the Informatics Concentration. Charles also works on developing standards for teaching and learning technology. Previously he was the Executive Director of the Sakai Foundation and the Chief Architect of the Sakai Project. He has written several books including "Using the Google App Engine", "Python for Informatics", "High Performance Computing", and "Sakai: Free as in Freedom".