Chris Freemesser

Core Grant Staff, Center for Visual Science
Staff member, Department of Brain & Cognitive Sciences
Meliora Hall 255
(585)275-0786


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I am the "jack-of-all-trades" systems administrator for both the Center for Visual Science and the Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences at the University of Rochester, overseeing the computing needs for members of both departments on both River Campus and at the Medical Center. My primary responsibilities include:

  • providing immediate computer support for problems and emergencies that arise

  • evaluation, configuration and deployment of new computing resources within the department

  • maintaining the network and all servers/resources used within the departments

  • providing computer consultation services to department members

  • disseminating relevant computing information to the departments

  • planning and implementing new computer projects and services