School of Computing

Staff Profiles

Dr Stephen McGough

Senior Lecturer


Stephen McGough is a Senior Lecturer in Data Science within the Scalable Computing Group in the School of Computing Science at Newcastle University. Stephen researches in the areas of Cloud Computing, Big Data and Energy Efficient Computing.

Stephen studied parallel simulation (PhD, Newcastle) having previously completed an MSc in Computing (Newcastle) and a BSc in Mathematics (Durham).

Before joining Newcastle in 2017, he was a Associate Professor (Senior Lecturer) at Durham University (2013-2017), he managed the Digital Institute at Newcastle University (2009-2013), Senior Research Associate University College London (2009), and Senior Research Associate London e-Science Centre, Imperial College London (2000-2009).

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Area of expertise: Big Data, Machine Learning, Deep Learning