Soheil Feizi is an assistant professor in the Computer Science Department at University of Maryland, College Park and is a member of University of Maryland’s Institute for Advanced Computer Studies (UMIACS). Before joining UMD, he was a postdoctoral research scholar at Stanford University. He received his PhD in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science with a minor degree in mathematics from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He completed a MSc in EECS at MIT, where he received the Ernst Guillemin award for his thesis, as well as the Jacobs Presidential Fellowship, and the EECS Great Educators Fellowship. He also received the best student award at the Sharif University of Technology, where he earned his BSc.