Full Name
Marzyeh Ghassemi
Job Title
Assistant Professor
Brief Biography
Marzyeh Ghassemi PD ’17, PhD ’17 is an Assistant Professor at MIT in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science (EECS) and Institute for Medical Engineering & Science (IMES) and a Vector Institute faculty member holding a Canadian CIFAR AI Chair and Canada Research Chair. She holds MIT affiliations with the Jameel Clinic and CSAIL, a Herman L. F. von Helmholtz Career Development Professorship, was named a CIFAR Azrieli Global Scholar, and was named one of MIT Technology Review’s 35 Innovators Under 35.

Prior to her PhD in Computer Science at MIT, she received an MSc. degree in biomedical engineering from Oxford University as a Marshall Scholar, and B.S. degrees in computer science and electrical engineering as a Goldwater Scholar at New Mexico State University. Marzyeh founded the non-profit Association for Health Learning and Inference and has published across computer science and clinical venues, including NeurIPS, KDD, AAAI, MLHC, JAMIA, JMIR, JMLR, AMIA-CRI, Nature Medicine, Nature Translational Psychiatry, and Critical Care. Her work has been featured in popular press such as MIT News, NVIDIA, and The Huffington Post.
Marzyeh Ghassemi