Ruoxi Jia joined Virginia Tech in 2020 as an assistant professor in the Bradley Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering and is core faculty at the Sanghani Center.
She earned a bachelor of science degree from Peking University in 2013 and a Ph.D. in electrical engineering and computer sciences from the University of California Berkeley in 2018.
Jia’s research interest broadly spans the areas of machine learning, security, privacy, and cyber-physical systems. Her recent work focuses on building algorithmic foundations for data markets and developing trustworthy machine learning solutions.
She is the recipient of several fellowships, including the Chiang Fellowship for Graduate Scholars in Manufacturing and Engineering, the 8108 Alumni Fellowship, and the Okamatsu Fellowship. In 2017, she was selected for Rising Stars in the EECS program.
Her work has been published at professional conferences and featured in multiple media outlets.