We’re excited to announce the appointment of Dr. Emma Brunskill to ScootPad’s Advisory Board.
Dr. Emma Brunskill is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Computer Science at Stanford University. Dr. Brunskill is on a mission to increase human potential through advancing interactive machine learning. She has been named a 2015 Young Investigator by the Department of the Navy in 2015 and was awarded $510,000 to support her research regarding online reinforcement learning. Dr. Brunskill completed her PhD in Computer Science from MIT.
“We’re very fortunate to have someone as widely respected and accomplished as Dr. Brunskill on our advisory board,” said Bharat Kumar, ScootPad’s Co-Founder & CEO. “Dr. Brunskill’s guidance and experience are invaluable in helping us transform and scale personalized learning leveraging recent advances in AI and machine learning.”
“I’m very excited about how AI and machine learning can help improve student outcomes,” said Dr. Brunskill. “ScootPad provides an excellent opportunity for me to help radically transform the adaptive learning experience using AI.”
Learn more about Dr. Brunskill:
- Emma Brunskill, Dept. of Computer Science, Stanford University
- Brunskill Named 2015 ONR Young Investigator
- “Learning to Improve Learning” presentation at World Economic Forum (2014)
- PhD Thesis, MIT 2009 and Publications