Lev Reyzin

Professor of Mathematics, Statistics, and Computer Science | Director of Foundations of Data Science Institute


Lev Reyzin is a Professor of Mathematics, Statistics, and Computer Science and the Director of the Foundations of Data Science Institute at the University of Illinois at Chicago. Prior to coming to UIC, Lev was a Simons Postdoctoral Fellow at Georgia Tech, and before that, an NSF CI-Fellow at Yahoo! Research. Lev received his Ph.D. on an NSF graduate research fellowship from Yale under Dana Angluin and his undergraduate degree from Princeton. He serves on the board of directors of the Association for Algorithmic Learning Theory, as an Associate Editor of Ann. Math. Artif. Intell., and as an Editorial Board Reviewer for J. Mach. Learn. Res. Recently, he was program chair for ALT 2017 and ISAIM 2020. His work has earned awards at ICML, COLT, and AISTATS and has been funded by the National Science Foundation and the Department of Defense.

Theoretical Computer Science & Mathematical Computer Science at UIC


My research at UIC has been supported by the following: DOD ERTC-UIC (KP), 2020-2023; NSF CCF-1934915 (PI), 2019-2022; NSF CCF-1848966 (PI), 2018-2021; NSF IIS-1526379 (Co-PI) 2015-2018; ARO 66497-NS (PI), 2015-2016.