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Senior Lecturer of Computer Science

Cynthia Bailey (Lee)

Senior Lecturer of Computer Science
Cynthia Bailey Lee is a Senior Lecturer in the Computer Science Department at Stanford. She has a PhD in high-performance computing from UC San Diego, and her other scholarly specializations include computer science education, tech/AI ethics and social impact, and machine learning/AI algorithms. Her teaching awards include the President's Lloyd W. Dinkelspiel Award for exceptional contributions to undergraduate education at Stanford, a "Top 10 Papers of All Time" award at the 50th anniversary of the ACM SIGCSE technical symposium, and the Stanford Society of Women Engineers' Professor of the Year. Outside of academia, her work experience includes NASA Ames, startups, and expert witness testifying for top intellectual property law firms.

Dr. Lee lives in Palo Alto with her two children.

Education

Ph.D., University of California, San Diego, Computer Science (2009)
B.S., University of California, San Diego, Computer Science (2001)