TWC Co-chairs

Jim Hendler
Tetherless World Professor of Computer and Cognitive Science, and the Assistant Dean for Information Technology and Web Science
Deborah McGuiness
Tetherless World Senior Constellation Chair and Professor of Computer and Cognitive Science


John Erickson
Director of Research Operations, Director of Web Science Operations
Kathy Fontaine
Sr. Research Scientist - AIRC, ITWS
Daniel M. Gruen
Sr. Research Scientist - IDEA
Jamie McCusker
Director, Data Operations - TWC, HEALS
Alice Mulvehill
Sr. Research Scientist - TWC
Paulo Pinheiro
Director, Data Ecosystem Ops - TWC, HEALS
Henrique Oliveira Santos
Research Scientist - TWC
Oshani Seneviratne
Director, Health Data Research – HEALS

Research Staff

Project Administrator - TWC
Project Director - TWC
Sr. Software Engineer – IDEA, HEALS

RPI Faculty Collaborators

Kristen P. Bennett
Associate Director of the Institute for Data Exploration (IDEA) and Application and a Professor in the Mathematical Sciences and Computer Science Departments at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Josh Draper
Lecturer, Center for Architectural Science and Ecology (CASE)
Robert Karlicek
Professor and Director, Center for Lighting Enabled Systems & Applications (LESA), Electrical, Computer, and Systems Engineering
Karyn Rogers
Associate Professor and Director, RARE
Mohammed J. Zaki
Professor, Computer Science

Administrative Staff

Sr. Business Administrator - IDEA
Administrative Coordinator (Interim) - TWC, E&ES
Administrative Coordinator - AIRC
Administrative Coordinator – HEALS, IDEA, interim TWC

Graduate Students

Ph.D. 2021
Ph.D. 2022
Ph.D. 2021
Ph.D. 2025
Ph.D. 2022
Ph.D. 2023
Ph.D. 2023
Ph.D. 2022
Ph.D. 2023
Ph.D. 2023

Undergraduate Students