Lisa Lee is a PhD student in Machine Learning at Carnegie Mellon University, advised by Ruslan Salakhutdinov and Eric Xing. She was formerly a full-time software engineer at Google. She graduated summa cum laude with an A.B. in Mathematics from Princeton University, where she was advised by Sanjeev Arora.

Lisa studied cello with Minhye Clara Kim at the Juilliard School in NYC. She is an alum of the New York Youth Symphony, the Princeton University Orchestra, and the NYYS Chamber Music Program, among others. She used to give solo performances on cello and piano at Carnegie Hall.

Office: 8011 Gates-Hillman Center

Contact: lslee [at]

Research interests: Deep reinforcement learning, multi-agent learning, hierarchical planning, continual learning


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