David Feil-Seifer

Assistant Professor
David Feil-Seifer

Contact Information


  • Ph.D., Computer Science, University of Southern California, 2012
  • M.S., Computer Science, University of Southern California, 2007
  • B.S., Computer Science, University of Rochester, 2003


Postdoctoral Associate at Yale University. Graduate Student at the University of Southern California.

Winner, Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence (AAAI) Robot Host Competition (2002). Received the Mellon Mentoring award in 2007. In 2011, was awarded a National Science Foundation Computing Innovation Fellowship, the USC Order of Areté. In 2012, received the USC Engineering Best Dissertation Award.

Research interests:

  • Robotics
  • Socially Assistive Robotics
  • Human-Robot Interaction
  • Machine Learning
  • Ethics in Computing


For my recent publications, see my Google Scholar Page.