Biographical Sketch of David Leake

David Leake is Executive Associate Dean and Professor of Computer Science in the School of Informatics and Computing - Bloomington, at Indiana University. He is also an associate of the Indiana University Data to Insight Center and member of the faculty of the university's Cognitive Science and Human-Computer Interaction programs. He received his Ph.D. in Computer Science from Yale University in 1990. His research interests include case-based reasoning, context, explanation, human-centered computing, intelligent user interfaces, introspective reasoning, and knowledge capture and management. He has authored/edited over 175 publications in these areas, including winners of outstanding paper awards from the International Conference on Case-Based Reasoning.

He has chaired the International Conference on Case-Based Reasoning and International Conference on Intelligent User Interfaces. He is Editor Emeritus of AI Magazine, the official magazine of the Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence (AAAI), for which he was Editor in Chief for 17 years. He is a recipient of the AAAI Distinguished Service Award. He is a three-time recipient of the Indiana University Trustees' Teaching Award. His home page is

Last updated July 5, 2018