Patty Furukawa

Assistant Dean for Information Technology Services & Chief Information and Operating Officer

Patty Furukawa


  • University of California, Irvine, B.S., Information and Computer Science, 1993

Prior positions

  • University of California, Irvine, Office of Research and Graduate Division, database and web development manager, 1997-2009
  • University of California, Irvine, Division of Undergraduate Education, network administrator/database administrator, 1993-1997
  • University of California, Irvine, School of Medicine, software developer, September-December 1993

Additional highlights

  • Even as a student programmer, Furukawa was helping streamline old systems and procedures. She developed and maintained a student services database system in the UCI Division of Undergraduate Education that restructured the process of keeping student records to avoid redundancy and increase efficiency.