The Software Engineering and Information Technology Institute (SEITI) is an international cooperative research and development organization involving partnerships between Central Michigan University and industrial, academic and governmental organizations involved in the information technology field.

The Institute welcomes...

  • Collaboratively funded research projects
  • Visiting scholars with funded research projects and/or research projects to be funded
  • Researchers from research institutes and industry with funded research projects
  • Industry-proposed projects
  • Undergraduate and graduate students interested in doing research projects
  • Consultation for research projects/industry
  • Internships offered through SEITI for Central Michigan University students
  • An opportunity to publish research papers through ACIS International


The Institute's mission is to conduct basic and applied research, industrially-relevant research and development, and to reduce the time for university research results to reach the marketplace. Research is focused in the fields of software engineering and information technology.

Industry Connections

SEITI provides guidance, expertise, technical services and excellent computing facilities to researchers. To facilitate the timely flow of current research developments into the market, the Institute helps connect industry needs to appropriate researchers and sponsors conferences, workshops, short courses and tutorials.

Additional Information

For more information about SEITI, please contact the Institute's director:

Dr. Roger Lee
Pearce Hall 112
989-774-3811 (please include "SEITI" in the subject line of your e-mail message)