Stephen Downie

Stephen Downie

Associate Dean for Research / Professor

University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign

Design and evaluation of information retrieval systems, including multimedia music information retrieval; the political economy of internetworked communication systems; database design; Web-based technologies.


  • Information Retrival Systems
  • Database Design


  • PhD in Library and Information Science, 1995

    Western Ontario

  • MS in Electrical Engineering, 1993

    Stanford University

  • BS in Electrical Engineering / History, 1991

    California Institute of Technology