Domenick Pinto, M.A., M.S.

Domenick Pinto, M.A., M.S.

Associate Professor/Chair , Computer Science and Engineering

Professor Pinto began his teaching career with Sacred Heart University in 1976. He is a member of ACM, SIGCSE, the University Academic  Assembly and the Arts and Science College Council. He was chairperson of the Computer Science Department from 1987 to 2016 and was the Director of the School of Computer Science and Engineering from 2016 to 2018. He is also currently the director of both the MSCSIT and the MSCYB graduate programs.

Degrees and Certifications

    • B.S., Fairfield University
    • M.A., Fordham University
    • M.S., Polytechnic University
    • Completed doctoral courses at the University of Connecticut

Teaching Responsibilities

    Professor Pinto's teaching focus is on programming and analysis (C++, Visual, Data Structures, Algorithms, C, Multimedia Design, and Formal Logic)

Research Interests and Grants

    Research in Academic Leadership, Data Structures,Iinformation Technology and Multimedia Design

Awards and Fellowships


    • Excellence in Teaching at Sacred Heart University: 1990 and 2012
    • Joseph Grau Service Award at Sacred Heart University: 1998
    • Excellence in Teaching award at Conference of Teaching and Learning 1997 and 1999
    • Invited workshop presenter at the Academic Chairperson’s Conference, the Academic Impressions Workshop and the Conference on Teaching and Learning

Publications and Presentations

    Professor Pinto has presented at various national and international conferences including ACM, SIGCSE, Conference on Teaching and Learning, and Educause. 

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Contact Information

Office Location & Hours

  • Location:
    Computer Science and Engineering
    West Campus West Building WCW*W3A308
    Jack Welch College of Business
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