Emily Fox is a Professor in the Department of Statistics and, by courtesy, Computer Science at Stanford University. Prior to Stanford, she was the Amazon Professor of Machine Learning in the Paul G. Allen School of Computer Science & Engineering and Department of Statistics at the University of Washington. From 2018-2021, Emily led the Health AI team at Apple, where she was a Distinguished Engineer.
Emily received an S.B. and Ph.D. from the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). She has been awarded a Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers (PECASE), Sloan Research Fellowship, ONR Young Investigator award, NSF CAREER award, Leonard J. Savage Thesis Award in Applied Methodology, and MIT EECS Jin-Au Kong Outstanding Doctoral Thesis Prize.
Her research interests are in large-scale Bayesian dynamic modeling and computations with applications to health and computational neuroscience.