Prof. Marti A. Hearst

Professor, School of Information and the EECS Department School of Information 102 South Hall University of California, Berkeley Berkeley, CA 94720-4600

Biography

Dr. Marti Hearst is a Professor in the School of Information and the Computer Science Division at UC Berkeley, and previously was a Member of the Research Staff at Xerox PARC. She is the author of Search User Interfaces, the first academic book on that topic, and has written more than a hundred research articles in the areas of computational linguistics, information visualization, search user interfaces, and human-computer interaction, and learning at scale. Dr. Marti Hearst is currently Vice Present of the Association for Computational Linguistics and a Fellow of the ACM, and has received 4 student-initiated Excellence in Teaching Awards. She received her PhD in Computer Science from UC Berkeley.