As Dean of the College of Graduate Studies, Dr. Nigamanth Sridhar oversees all graduate program offerings at Cleveland State University. The College coordinates all curricular offerings with the academic colleges on campus, and manages administrative functions for these programs, including new program development, curricular changes, student academic progress, and graduation. The College also manages the graduate student experience at CSU. Dr. Sridhar also holds a faculty appointment in the Washkewicz College of Engineering's Electrical Engineering and Computer Science. His research interests are in the areas of Computer Science education and the Internet of Things. His work is funded by grants from the National Science Foundation and the Cleveland Foundation.