Assistant Professor, Computer Science
Stanford AI for Human Impact Lab
Emma Brunskill is an Assistant Professor in the Stanford University Department of Computer Science. She is affiliated with the Stanford Artificial Intelligence Laboratory and the Stanford Statistical Machine Learning Group.
Brunskill’s research centers on reinforcement learning in high stakes scenarios. For example, how an can agent learn from experience to make good decisions when experience is costly or risky, such as in educational software, healthcare decision making, robotics, or people-facing applications.