2010 — present
Senior Software Engineer, in Knowledge Graph, then Research / Machine Intelligence.
Metaweb Technologies, Inc.
2008 — 2010
Interaction Scientist, on novel user interactions for Freebase (semantic) graph data.
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
2001 — 2007
S.M. + Ph.D., Computer Science.
Teaching Assistant in 6.831 User Interface Design & Implementation
and 6.821 Programming Languages.
Research Assistant in Haystack group, User Interface Design group, and Simile project.
Microsoft Research + Microsoft Research Asia
Research Intern, on HCI and data visualization topics.
Slipstream Data Inc.
Developer Lead, on firmware providing compression technologies for mobile browsing.
University of Waterloo
1996 — 2001
B.A.Sc., Computer Engineering, Honours, Co-op.
Research Assistant in (MIT) Haystack group, Software Engineering group, and Integrated Camera group.
1998 — 2000
Software Design Engineer Intern, 4 internships, in
Visual Basic Compiler team, Microsoft Learning Technologies group, and the NetDocs group.
Watcom Inc. + Sybase Inc.
Co-op Software Developer Intern, 2 internships in Power++ and PowerJ teams.