About

Dr. Fei-Fei Li is a Professor at the Computer Science Department at Stanford University. She received her Ph.D. degree from California Institute of Technology, and a B.S. in Physics from Princeton University.

Fei-Fei is currently the Co-Director of the Stanford Human-Centered AI (HAI) Institute, a Stanford University Institute to advance AI research, education, policy and practice to benefit humanity, by bringing together interdisciplinary scholarship across the university. Prior to this, Fei-Fei served as the Director of Stanford AI Lab from 2013 to 2018. She is also a Co-Director and Co-PI of the  Stanford Vision and Learning Lab, where she works with the most brilliant students and colleagues worldwide to build smart algorithms that enable computers and robots to see and think, as well as to conduct cognitive and neuroimaging experiments to discover how brains see and think.

Fei-Fei is a Co-Founder and Chairperson of the national nonprofit organization AI4ALL, dedicated to increase diversity and inclusion in AI education.

Curriculum vitae

Selected Honors

  • 2018
    Fellow, Association for Computing Machinery (ACM)
  • 2017
    Athena Award for Academic Leadership, WITI@University of California
  • 2016
    J.K. Aggarwal Prize, International Association of Pattern Recognition (IAPR)
  • 2016
    One of 40 “Great Immigrants”, Carnegie Foundation
  • 2016
    Mark Everingham Prize, IEEE PAMI
  • 2016
    Pioneer in AI Research Award, NVidia
  • 2015
    One of the Leading Global Thinkers of 2015, Foreign Policy
  • 2014
    IBM Faculty Fellowship Award
  • 2011
    Alfred Sloan Faculty Award
  • 2010
    IEEE CVPR Best Paper Honorable Mention
  • 2009
    NSF CAREER Award
  • 2006
    Microsoft Research New Faculty Fellowship
  • 2005
    IEEE ICCV Best Short Course Prize
  • 1999 – 2003
    National Science Foundation Postgraduate Fellowship, USA
  • 1999 – 2003
    Paul and Daisy Soros Fellowship for New Americans, USA
email: feifeili@cs.stanford.edu
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twitter: @drfeifei
work address: 353 Serra Mall, 2A Room 246, Stanford, CA 94305