Dr. Michael Jordan is a leading researcher in machine learning and artificial intelligence. He currently works at the University of California, Berkeley, in the department of Statistics and EEC, after being a MIT Professor for ten years. Jordan has received many honours for his papers at the International Conference on Machine Learning (2004), the American Control Conference (1991) and accepted the ACM/AAAI Allen Newell Award, IEEE Neural Networks Pioneer Award and NSF Presidential Young Investigator Award. He was named a Fellow of the Association for Computer Machinery in 2010 for “contributions to the theory and application of machine learning.”
Jordan received his Masters in Mathematics from Arizona State and a Ph.D. in Cognitive Science from the University of California, San Diego.