66123 Saarbrücken (Germany)
Dr. Krikamol Muandet is currently a chief scientist and tenure-track faculty (fast track) at CISPA Helmholtz Center for Information Security. From 2018 to 2022, he was a research group leader affiliated with the Empirical Inference Department at Max Planck Institute for Intelligent Systems, Tübingen, Germany. From January 2016 to December 2017, he was a lecturer at the Department of Mathematics, Faculty of Science, Mahidol University in Thailand. He graduated summa cum laude with a PhD degree specializing in kernel methods in machine learning. His PhD advisor was Prof. Bernhard Schölkopf. He also obtained a master’s degree with distinction in machine learning from University College London (UCL), United Kingdom. At UCL, he worked primarily in the Gatsby Computational Neuroscience Unit with Prof. Yee Whye Teh.