The Computer Science Department currently has 31 faculty members. We are a congenial department with excellence spanning several areas of computer science. The Davis campus is the third largest in the University of California system and ranks among the nation’s top 20 universities in research funding. Davis is a pleasant, family-oriented community in a college town setting with excellent public schools and a mild climate. Davis is ideally located for many professional, cultural and recreational activities. It is just 15 miles from California’s capital city of Sacramento and is within easy driving distance of the Napa Valley, Berkeley, San Francisco, the Sierra Nevada Mountains, and the Pacific Coast areas.