Sarah Meiklejohn

Professor of Computer Science at University College London

Sarak Meiklejohn is a Professor in Cryptography and Security at UCL, in the Computer Science department. She is affiliated with the Information Security Group, and is also a member of the Open Music Initiative, a fellow of the Alan Turing Institute, and an Associate Director of the Initiative for Cryptocurrencies and Contracts (IC3). Since November 2019, she has been a visiting researcher at Google UK, working with the Certificate Transparency / Trust Fabric team.   Before joining UCL, she received a PhD in Computer Science from the University of California, San Diego under the joint supervision of Mihir Bellare and Stefan Savage. During her PhD, she spent the summers of 2011 and 2013 at MSR Redmond, working in the cryptography group with Melissa Chase. She obtained an Sc.M. in Computer Science from Brown University under the guidance of Anna Lysyanskaya in 2009, and an Sc.B. in Mathematics from Brown in 2008.