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Renée Miller

University Distinguished Professor

Contact

Office Location

440 Huntington Avenue
446 West Village H
Boston, MA 02115

Mailing Address

Northeastern University
ATTN: Renee Miller, 202 WVH
360 Huntington Avenue
Boston, MA 02115-5000

Research Interest

  • Data Science

Education

  • PhD in Computer Science, University of Wisconsin
  • BA in Mathematics, MIT
  • BA in Cognitive Science, MIT

Biography

Renée J. Miller is a University Distinguished Professor of Computer Science at Northeastern University. She is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada, Canada’s National Academy of Science, Engineering and the Humanities. She received the US Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers (PECASE), the highest honor bestowed by the United States government on outstanding scientists and engineers beginning their careers. She received an NSF CAREER Award, the Ontario Premier’s Research Excellence Award, and an IBM Faculty Award. She formerly held the Bell Canada Chair of Information Systems at the University of Toronto and is a fellow of the ACM. Her work has focused on the long-standing open problem of data integration and has achieved the goal of building practical data integration systems. She and her co-authors (Fagin, Kolaitis and Popa) received the (10 Year) ICDT Test-of-Time Award for their influential 2003 paper establishing the foundations of data exchange. Professor Miller has led the NSERC Business Intelligence Strategic Network and was elected president of the non-profit Very Large Data Base Foundation. She received her PhD in Computer Science from the University of Wisconsin, Madison and bachelor’s degrees in Mathematics and Cognitive Science from MIT.