!!!Lydia Kavraki
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__Present and Previous Positions__
* 2019 Director, Ken Kennedy Institute, Rice University
* 2017 Professor, Departments of Electrical & Computer Engineering and Mechanical Engineering
* 2016 - 2019 Chair, Executive Committee, Keck Center of the Gulf Coast Consortia for Quantitative Biomedical Sciences
* 2015 Director, National Library of Medicine Biomedical Informatics Training Program
* 2006 - 2019 Rice University Institutional Training Director, Keck Center of the Gulf Coast Consortia for Quantitative Biomedical Sciences
* 2004 Noah Harding Professor, Departments of Computer Science and Bioengineering, Rice University
* 2001 - 2004 Associate Professor, Departments of Computer Science and Bioengineering, Rice University
* 1996 - 2001 Assistant Professor, Department of Computer Science, Rice University
* 1995 - 1996 Research Associate, Robotics Laboratory, Stanford University
* 1990 - 1994 Research Assistant, Stanford University
* 1987 - 1989 Software Engineer, Foundation of Research and Technology, Greece
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__Fields of Scholarship__
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* Robotics 
* Artificial Intelligence 
* Computational Biomedicine
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__Honours and Awards__
* 2020 ACM-AAAI Allen Newell Award
* 2020 IEEE Robotics and Automation Society Pioneer Award
* 2020 Member, International Academy of Medical and Biological Engineering
* 2018 Corresponding Member, Academy of Athens
* 2017 ACM Athena Lecturer Award
* 2016 Presidential Mentorship Award, Rice University
* 2015 Anita Borg ABIE Technical Leadership Award
* 2014 Honorary Member, Artificial Intelligence Society of Greece
* 2012 Member, US National Academy of Medicine (NAM)
* 2012 Fellow, American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS)
* 2012 Fellow, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)
* 2012 World Open Source Software Challenge Grand Prize, OMPL (Open Motion Planning Library),
* 2010 Fellow, Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) 2010
* 2008 Fellow, Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence (AAAI)
* 2004 Fellow, American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering (AIMBE)
* 2004 Fellow, The World Technology Network (WTN)
* 2002 100 World’s Top Young Innovators by MIT’s Technology Review Magazine
* 2002 IEEE Robotics and Automation Society Early Academic Career Award
* 2000 Fellow, Sloan Foundation
* 2000 ACM Grace Murray Hopper Award
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[Curriculum Vitae |User/Kavraki_Lydia/CV]
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[Publication list|User/Kavraki_Lydia/Publications]
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[Highlights of my work and anecdotes|User/Kavraki_Lydia/Highlight]
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