Maria Brbic is an Assistant Professor of Computer Science and, by courtesy, of Life Sciences at EPFL. She is affiliated with the EPFL AI Center and EPFL Institute of Bioengineering. Her research interests are in the areas of machine learning and deep learning, focusing on applications to biology and biomedicine.  Prior to joining the EPFL faculty in 2022, Maria was a  postdoctoral fellow at Stanford University, Department of Computer Science, where she worked with Jure Leskovec. She was a member of the Chan Zuckerberg Biohub at Stanford. Maria received her Ph.D. from University of Zagreb in 2019 while also researching at Stanford University as a Fulbright Scholar and University of Tokyo. She was named a rising star in EECS by MIT in 2021 and received an Early Career Award by SIB in 2023.

Postdoctoral Researchers

Student Researchers

Visiting PhD Students

Administrative Assistant

Lab Alumni

Yuzhu Tian (EPFL) – Master’s Student

Jérémy Baffou (EPFL) – Master’s Student

Adit Shah (UC Berkeley) – Summer@EPFL Intern

Jiashuo Fan (Tsinghua) – Summer@EPFL Intern

Jocelyn Zhu (MIT) – Summer@EPFL Intern

Masatoshi Kobayashi (University of Tokyo) – Summer@EPFL Intern

Elizaveta Neustroeva (Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology) – Summer@EPFL Intern