Sarah Moussa

  • Program Years: 2003-2005
  • Academic Institution: University of California, Berkeley
  • Field of Study: Machine Learning
  • Academic Advisor: Michael Jordan
  • Practicum(s):
    Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (2005)
  • Degree(s):
    M.S. Applied Science and Technology, UC Berkeley, 2005
    B.S. Electrical Engineering & Computer Science, 1998
    B.S. Nuclear Engineering, UC Berkeley, 1998

Current Status

  • Status: Staff Software Engineer, Google, Inc.
  • Research Area: Machine Learning and Genomics


Holds 8 United States and 2 European patents.


EECS Honors Degree Program Graduate, 1998
Nuclear Engineering Departmental Citation (outstanding graduating senior), 1998
Intel Foundation WiSE (Women in Science and Engineering) Scholarship, 1997-1998
American Nuclear Society (John R. Lamarsh) Scholarship, 1997-1998
EECS Excellence and Diversity Scholarship, 1996-1997
EECS Fong Family Award & Scholarship, 1996-1997
Nuclear Engineering Departmental Scholarship, 1996-1997
Clermont/KSU Exchange Program (in France), 1994-1995
University of Chicago Undergraduate Research Program in Physics, 1994
Rotary Leadership Camp Counselor, 1994
Kansas State University Friends of Mathematics Scholarship, 1993-1995
KSU Seaton Scholarship (based on achievement in science), 1993-1995

High School:
Outstanding Senior in Science and Mathematics (one given), 1993
Superintendent's Award (top 10 in graduating class), 1993
National Merit Commended Student, 1993
National Wildlife Art Finalist, Kansas City, 1993