Sofya Raskhodnikova is a professor of Computer Science at Boston University. Prior to joining BU, she was a faculty member at Penn State from 2007 to 2017. She received her PhD from MIT. She held postdoctoral and visiting positions at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, the Weizmann Institute of Science, the Institute for Pure and Applied Mathematics at UCLA, Boston University, and Harvard University. Her areas of reseach are sublinear-time algorithms and data privacy.