Meet our new faculty: Rediet Abebe, computer science

Rediet Abebe smiles at the camera

Rediet Abebe is a new member of the UC Berkeley faculty. (Photo courtesy Rediet Abebe)

Name: Rediet Abebe (she/her)
Discipline: Computer science
Degrees: B.A., mathematics, Harvard, 2013; M.A., pure mathematics, Cambridge, 2014; M.S., applied mathematics, Harvard, 2016; Ph.D., computer science, Cornell, 2019
Research interests: My research broadly falls in the fields of algorithms and AI, with a focus on equity and justice concerns.
Hobbies: I co-founded and serve on the Board of Directors for Black in AI, a non-profit organization working to improve equity and inclusion within the field.