Allen Tucker

Digital Library

ACM Fellows

USA - 1994


Dr. Allen B. Tucker was Co-Chair of the ACM/IEEE Computer Society Joint Curriculum Task Force, and Editor of the Task Force Report, Computing Curricula '91. This and mark report provides a framework for evolving computer science curricula through the '90's, serving as both a practical tool and a theoretical foundation for curriculum design. Dr. Tucker has also been a major contributor to previous computer science curriculum efforts and is widely recognized for his dedication and leadership in the development of computer science as an academic discipline.

Outstanding Contribution to ACM Award

USA - 1991


In recognition of his outstanding contributions over many years in the development of computer science curricula and, in particular, for his role as the driving force behind the task force report, "Computing Curriculum '91.