Formal CV
Dr. Jesse Hoey is an associate professor in the David R. Cheriton School of Computer Science at the University of Waterloo, where he leads the Health Informatics group and the Computational Health Informatics Laboratory (CHIL). He is also an adjunct scientist at the Toronto Rehabilitation Institute in Toronto, Canada. Dr. Hoey holds a Ph.D degree (2004) in computer science from the University of British Columbia. He has published over one hundred peer reviewed scientific papers in highly visible journals and conferences. He has received over two million US dollars in research funding from national and international bodies. He has received awards from Microsoft, the American Sociological Association, and the International Association for Pattern Recognition. He won the 2019 Golden Jubilee Research Excellence Award from the University of Waterloo. He is an associate editor for the IEEE Transactions on Affective Computing. He is an Area Chair for the International Joint Conferences on Artificial Intelligence (IJCAI 2019), and was the program chair for the 10th EAI International Conference on Pervasive Computing Technologies for Healthcare (2016). He was the Chair of the Alzheimer's Association International Society to Advance Alzheimer's Research and Treatment (ISTAART) Technology Professional Interest Area (TPIA) from 2015-2017. He was a Cheriton Faculty Fellow 2014-2017 and a Graham Faculty Fellow 2018-2020.
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Informal CV
Jesse Hoey is an Associate Professor in the School of Computer Science at the University of Waterloo. He is a University of Waterloo Graham Trust Faculty Fellow 2018-2019. He was a Cheriton Faculty Fellow 2014-2017.

Jesses Picture
Jesse thinks it is very important to:
be wicked good.



In his past lives, he has been (in no particular order):
a postdoc at the University of Toronto:

a visiting professor at INRIA in Sophia-Antipolis, France

a Dundee Devil:

a biker:

a nuclear physicist:

a whitewater canoeist:

a treeplanter:

a lecturer at the University of Dundee (Scotland)

a PhD student at UBC:

a graduated PhD student at UBC:

an oceanographer:

Fantasy CV
  • August 24th, 410 AD: Sacked Rome (with Alaric and Visigoths)
  • August, 1000 AD: Encountered North American Indigenous peoples, Newfoundland (with Leif Erikson and Vikings)
  • June 8th, 1924: Climbed Mt. Everest (with Mallory and Irvine, who didn't make it back down RIP boys)
  • August 20th, 1970: Held the title of the youngest person in the world for approximately 300ms
  • August 16th, 1974: Attended the first Ramones concert at CBGB, NYC (with Dee-Dee, Johnny, Joey, Tommy)
  • May 24th, 1986 Won Stanley Cup (with Patrick Roy, Bob Gainey and the Montreal Canadiens - GO HABS GO!)
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4. What event took place in this room in June, 1956?
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