Department of Computer Science and Engineering
University of California, San Diego
I am a faculty member in the Artificial Intelligence Group at UC San Diego. My primary area of research is machine learning. Beyond campus, I served previously as the Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Machine Learning Research and as the Program Chair and General Chair of the Conference on Neural Information Processing Systems.
I grew up in southern California but spent twenty years in exile on the East Coast. Here is a brief timeline of that odyssey: