Dr. Tanya Berger-Wolf is a Professor of Computer Science Engineering, Electrical and Computer Engineering, and Evolution, Ecology, and Organismal Biology at the Ohio State University, where she is also the Director of the Translational Data Analytics I
nstitute. As a computational ecologist, her research is at the unique intersection of computer science, wildlife biology, and social sciences. Berger-Wolf is also a director and co-founder of the AI for wildlife conservation non-profit Wild Me, home of the Wildbook project. It has been featured in media, including Forbes, The New York Times, CNN, National Geographic, and The Economist. Berger-Wolf has given hundreds of talks about her work, including at TEDx and UN/UNESCO AI for the Planet. She has received numerous awards for her research and mentoring, including University of Illinois Scholar, UIC Distinguished Researcher of the Year, US National Science Foundation CAREER, and Association for Women in Science Chicago Innovator.
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