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Colorado State University
Office: Computer Science Building 270
Phone: 970-491-5373
Fax: 970-491-2466


Prof. Whitley is a faculty member (and former Chair, 2003-2018) of the Department of Computer Science at Colorado State University. From 1993 to 1997 Prof. Whitley served as Chair of the Governing Board of the International Society for Genetic Algorithms. From 1997 to 2002 Prof. Whitley served as Editor-in-Chief for the journal Evolutionary Computation published by MIT Press. From 2007 to 2011 Prof. Whitley was Chair of the ACM SIG on Evolutionary Computation (SIGEVO), and a member of the ACM SIG Governing Board.

Dr. Whitley has an active research program in Evolutionary Computation, Search and Combinatorial Optimization and Machine Learning. His Google H-index is 62 and his papers have garnered more than 22,900 citations.