Portrait of Saleema Amershi

Saleema Amershi

Senior Principal Research Manager


I am a Senior Principal Research Manager at Microsoft Research where I lead the Human-AI eXperiences (HAX) team (opens in new tab), building tools for creating responsible AI experiences. I also currently co-chair Microsoft’s Aether Working Group on Human-AI Interaction and Collaboration. Aether is Microsoft’s advisory committee on responsible and ethical AI.

I hold a PhD in Computer Science & Engineering from the Paul G. Allen School of Computer Science & Engineering (opens in new tab) at the University of Washington. Prior to UW, I completed a MSc in Computer Science and a BSc in Computer Science & Mathematics at the University of British Columbia (opens in new tab).