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Information Systems

The Information Systems (IS) Group of the College of Engineering provides the data and programming resources necessary to support administrative functions and organizations of the College of Engineering, as well as to Penn State University.

Syed Karimushan, Database Analyst/Programmer

  • Office: 151B Hammond Building
  • Phone: 814-863-6096
  • Email Shan

Seth Kauffman, Database Specialist

  • Office: 152C Hammond Building
  • Phone: 814-865-3406
  • Email Seth

Benjamin Chicka, Programmer/Analyst

  • Office: 152D Hammond Building
  • Phone: 814-865-7668
  • Email Ben


The faculty and staff of Networking, Computing and Training Services are proud to be an organization within the College of Engineering’s Dean’s Office. This small but extremely dedicated assembly of personnel work in four groups that support the College’s educational, research, and administrative operations.

Networking, Computing & Training Services (NCTS)

149 Hammond Building

The Pennsylvania State University

University Park, PA 16802-4710