I am a research professor at Stanford and a co-founder and CEO of Udacity. Formerly I worked at Google (as
a VP and Fellow) and before that, I was a tenured professor at
At Google, I founded Google X, which was home to projects like the
car Google Glass. Indoor
novigation, Google Brain, Projct Wing and Project Loon.
At Udacity, we are trying to
democratize higher education. Udacity stands for "we are audacious,
for you, the student". We created the notion of "nanodegrees" which
empowers people from all traits and ages to find employent in the tech
At Stanford, I have my research group, after giving up my tenure
earlier in 2011. We do all sorts of research on using AI to improve
people's daily lives.