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Adjunct Professor

Juan Carlos Niebles

Adjunct Professor, CS Dept.,

Juan Carlos Niebles received an Engineering degree in Electronics from Universidad del Norte (Colombia) in 2002, an M.Sc. degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in 2007, and a Ph.D. degree in Electrical Engineering from Princeton University in 2011. He is a Senior Research Scientist at the Stanford AI Lab and Associate Director of Research at the Stanford-Toyota Center for AI Research since 2015. He is also an Associate Professor of Electrical and Electronic Engineering at Universidad del Norte (Colombia) since 2011. His research interests are in computer vision and machine learning, focusing on visual recognition and understanding of human actions and activities, objects, scenes, and events. He is a recipient of a Google Faculty Research award (2015), the Microsoft Research Faculty Fellowship (2012), a Google Research Award (2011), and a Fulbright Fellowship (2005).