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Department of Computer Science

Carla Brodley

Adjunct Professor
Dean, College of Computer and Information Science, Northeastern University

Carla Brodley.

Carla Brodley

Adjunct Professor
Dean, College of Computer and Information Science, Northeastern University

Phone 617.627.3652
Halligan Hall
161 College Avenue, Medford, MA
Biography: 

Carla Brodley received a Ph.D. and M.S. in Computer Science from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst, and a B.A. in Mathematics and Computer Science from McGill University. She  is currently a Fellow of the ACM and has served on the Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence (AAAI) Defense Science Study Group, the Computer Research Association Board of Directors, the board of the International Machine Learning Society and the AAAI Council. 

Education: 
Ph.D., Computer Science, University of Massachusetts at Amherst, 1994
M.S., Computer Science, University of Massachusetts at Amherst, 1991
B.A., Mathematics and Computer Science, McGill University, 1985
Professional Experience: 
2014-present

Professor and Dean, College of Computer and Information Science, Northeastern University

2004-2014

Professor and Chair, Department of Computer Science, Tufts University

1994-2005

School of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Purdue University

  • 2000-2005: Associate Professor
  • 1994-2000: Assistant Professor
1988-1994

Research Assistant, Department of Computer Science, University of Massachusetts

Research Interests: 

Brodley's research focuses on remote sensing, neuroscience, digital libraries, astrophysics, content-based image retrieval of medical images, computational biology, chemistry, evidence-based medicine, and predictive medicine.

Selected Honors and Awards: 
2016: ACM Fellow
2011-2015: Elected Member, International Machine Learning Society
2008-2011: Elected Member, AAAI Executive Council
1998-2002: NSF CAREER Award
Professional Memberships: 
International Machine Learning Society Board
Computing Research Association Board
Committee on the Status of Women in Computing Research
CRA Taulbee Committee