Nate Derbinsky
nate.derbinsky@gmail.com
Cambridge, MA
Education
Experience
Publications
Model AI Assignments 2019
Proc. of the Ninth Symposium on Educational Advances in Artificial Intelligence (EAAI). Honolulu, HI. (2019)
Todd W. Neller and Raja Sooriamurthi and Michael Guerzhoy and Lisa Zhang and Paul Talaga and Christopher Archibald and Adam Summerville and Joseph Osborn and Cinjon Resnick and Avital Oliver and Surya Bhupatiraju and Kumar K. Agrawal and Nate Derbinsky and Laney Strange and Marion Neumann and Jonathan Chen and Zac Christensen and Michael Wollowski and Oscar Youngquist. [paper], [talk], [website], [bib]
A Comparison of Supervised Learning Algorithms for Telerobotic Control using Electromyography Signals
Proc. of the 30th AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AAAI), 4208-4209. Phoenix, AZ. (2016)
Tyler M. Frasca and Antonio G. Sestito and Craig Versek and Douglas E. Dow and Barry C. Husowitz and Nate Derbinsky. [paper], [poster], [bib]
    Patents
    Funding
    Awards
    Teaching
    2019
    2018
    2017
    2016
    2015
    2014
    2013
    2011
    2010
    2009
    2008
    • Graduate Student Instructor, EECS 376 (Foundations of Computer Science)
    • Graduate Student Instructor, EECS 280 (Programming and Introductory Data Structures)
    • Student, ENGR 580 (Teaching Engineering)
    • Participant, University of Michigan College of Engineering GSI Teacher Training Program
    2005
    • Teaching Assistant, CSC 540 (Database Management Concepts and Systems)
    • Teaching Assistant, BUS 495 (Leadership Seminar)
    Service
    2020
    • Co-Chair, Ninth Symposium on Educational Advances in Artificial Intelligence (EAAI-20)
    • Panelist, Professional Development Workshop for Teaching-Track Faculty (Workshop, SIGCSE 2020)
    • Presenter, New Educators Roundtable (Workshop, SIGCSE 2020)
    • Member, Diversity and Inclusion Committee, Thirty-Fourth AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AAAI-20)
    • Member, Organizing Committee, Undergraduate Consortium, Thirty-Fourth AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AAAI-20)
    • Member, University Undergraduate Curriculum Committee, Faculty Senate, Northeastern University
    • Member, Faculty Development Committee, Faculty Senate, Northeastern University
    • Chair, NTT Hiring Committee, Khoury College of Computer Sciences, Northeastern University
    • Member, Teaching Evaluation Committee, Khoury College of Computer Sciences, Northeastern University
    • Member, Undergraduate Committee, Khoury College of Computer Sciences, Northeastern University
    • Member, By-laws Committee, Khoury College of Computer Sciences, Northeastern University
    2019
    • Co-Chair, Ninth Symposium on Educational Advances in Artificial Intelligence (EAAI-19/20)
    • Organizer, Research is for Everyone! (Technical Workshop, Tapia 2019)
    • Member, Diversity and Inclusion Committee, Thirty-Fourth AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AAAI-20)
    • Member, Organizing Committee, Undergraduate Consortium, Thirty-Fourth AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AAAI-20)
    • Member, Program Committee, Undergraduate Consortium, Thirty-Fourth AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AAAI-20)
    • Member, Program Committee, 51st ACM Technical Symposium on Computing Science Education (SIGCSE 2020), Birds-of-a-Feather (BOF)
    • Member, Program Committee, 51st ACM Technical Symposium on Computing Science Education (SIGCSE 2020), Workshops
    • Member, Program Committee, Twenty-Fifth AAAI/SIGAI Doctoral Consortium (AAAI-20 DC)
    • Mentor, Twenty-Fourth AAAI/SIGAI Doctoral Consortium (AAAI-19 DC)
    • Panelist, National Science Foundation (NSF)
    • Panelist, CUE.NEXT Workshop, Washington, D.C.
    • Member, University Undergraduate Curriculum Committee, Faculty Senate, Northeastern University
    • Member, Faculty Development Committee, Faculty Senate, Northeastern University
    • Chair, FTNTT Hiring Committee, Khoury College of Computer Sciences, Northeastern University
    • Co-Chair, Teaching Committee, Khoury College of Computer Sciences, Northeastern University
    • Member, Assessment Committee, Khoury College of Computer Sciences, Northeastern University
    • Member, Undergraduate Committee, Khoury College of Computer Sciences, Northeastern University
    • Member, Systems Advisory Committee, Khoury College of Computer Sciences, Northeastern University
    • Member, By-laws Committee, Khoury College of Computer Sciences, Northeastern University
    • Member, Student Awards Committee, Khoury College of Computer Sciences, Northeastern University
    2018
    • Co-Chair, Ninth Symposium on Educational Advances in Artificial Intelligence (EAAI-19)
    • Member, Program Committee, 27th International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence/23rd European Conference on Artificial Intelligence (IJCAI-ECAI-18)
    • Member, Program Committee, 50th ACM Technical Symposium on Computing Science Education (SIGCSE 2019), Workshops
    • Member, Program Committee, Twenty-Fourth AAAI/SIGAI Doctoral Consortium (AAAI-19 DC)
    • Reviewer, IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems (TPDS)
    • Member, University Undergraduate Curriculum Committee, Faculty Senate, Northeastern University
    • Member, University Academic Appeal Resolution Committee, Northeastern University
    • NU Talk Presenter, JumpStart, Northeastern University
    • Chair, FTNTT Hiring Committee, Khoury College of Computer Sciences, Northeastern University
    • Co-Chair, Teaching Committee, Khoury College of Computer Sciences, Northeastern University
    • Member, Assessment Committee, Khoury College of Computer Sciences, Northeastern University
    • Member, Undergraduate Committee, Khoury College of Computer Sciences, Northeastern University
    • Member, Systems Advisory Committee, Khoury College of Computer Sciences, Northeastern University
    • Member, By-laws Committee, Khoury College of Computer Sciences, Northeastern University
    2017
    • Organizing Committee, Deep Models and Artificial Intelligence for Military Applications: Potentials, Theories, Practices, Tools and Risks, AAAI 2017 Fall Symposium
    • Member, Program Committee, Thirty-Second AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AAAI-18)
    • Member, Program Committee, Eighth Symposium on Educational Advances in Artificial Intelligence (EAAI-18)
    • Member, Program Committee, Twenty-Third AAAI/SIGAI Doctoral Consortium (AAAI-18 DC)
    • Member, Program Committee, 49th ACM Technical Symposium on Computing Science Education (SIGCSE 2018), Birds-of-a-Feather (BOF)
    • Member, Program Committee, Fifth Conference on Advances in Cognitive Systems (ACS)
    • Reviewer, IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems (TPDS)
    • Reviewer, Twenty-sixth International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence (IJCAI 2017)
    • Faculty Ambassador, Accelerate, Wentworth Institute of Technology
    • Member, Service Learning Committee, Center for Community and Learning Partnerships (CLP), Wentworth Institute of Technology
    • Chair, Instructional Committee (MultiPurpose Academic Building Steering Committee), Wentworth Institute of Technology
    • Chair, Facilities and Equipment Committee, Faculty Senate, Wentworth Institute of Technology
    • Chair, BCOS Curriculum Committee, Department of Computer Science & Networking, Wentworth Institute of Technology
    • Co-Chair, Research Coordination Committee, Wentworth Institute of Technology
    • Member, Innovation + Experiential Learning (IEL) Council, Wentworth Institute of Technology
    • Member, Search Committee, Department of Computer Science & Networking, Wentworth Institute of Technology
    • Member, Undergraduate Committee, College of Computer and Information Science, Northeastern University
    2016
    • Member, Program Committee, 48th ACM Technical Symposium on Computing Science Education (SIGCSE 2017), Birds-of-a-Feather (BOF)
    • Member, Program Committee, Thirty-First AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AAAI-17), Cognitive Systems Track
    • Member, Program Committee, Seventh Symposium on Educational Advances in Artificial Intelligence (EAAI-17)
    • Member, Program Committee, Fourth Conference on Advances in Cognitive Systems (ACS)
    • Reviewer, Journal of the Chinese Institute of Engineers (JCIE)
    • Faculty Ambassador, Accelerate, Wentworth Institute of Technology (TechRepublic)
    • Member, Advisory Committee, Office of Learning, Innovation & Technology (LIT), Wentworth Institute of Technology
    • Member, Service Learning Committee, Center for Community and Learning Partnerships (CLP), Wentworth Institute of Technology
    • Member, Study Abroad Faculty Committee, Wentworth Institute of Technology
    • Member, Student Experience Diversity Committee, Wentworth Institute of Technology
    • Member, O-5: Diversity as a business practice, Wentworth Institute of Technology
    • Chair, Instructional Committee (New MultiPurpose Academic Building Steering Committee), Wentworth Institute of Technology
    • Co-Chair, Academic Plan 2016 Committee (E+I), Wentworth Institute of Technology
    • Co-Chair, Research Coordination Committee, Wentworth Institute of Technology
    • Member, Innovation + Experiential Learning (IEL) Council, Wentworth Institute of Technology
    • Member, Ad Hoc Committee, Undergraduate Student Learning Outcomes, Wentworth Institute of Technology
    • Chair, CS Curriculum Committee, Department of Computer Science & Networking, Wentworth Institute of Technology
    • Member, Masters Curriculum Committee, Department of Computer Science & Networking, Wentworth Institute of Technology
    • Member, Search Committee, Department of Computer Science & Networking, Wentworth Institute of Technology
    • Member, Search Committee, Department of Applied Mathematics, Wentworth Institute of Technology
    • Member, Physics Search Committee, Department of Sciences, Wentworth Institute of Technology
    2015
    • Member, Program Committee, Thirtieth AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AAAI-16), Cognitive Systems Track
    • Member, Program Committee, EuroAsianPacific Joint Conference on Cognitive Science (EAP CogSci)
    • Member, Program Committee, Third Conference on Advances in Cognitive Systems (ACS)
    • Mentor, Students of Cognitive Systems Workshop (SOCS)
    • Co-Chair, FutureME, Wentworth Institute of Technology
    • Faculty Ambassador, Accelerate, Wentworth Institute of Technology
    • Member, Ad Hoc Committee, General Education Outcomes, Wentworth Institute of Technology
    • Member, Advisory Committee, Office of Learning, Innovation & Technology (LIT), Wentworth Institute of Technology
    • Member, Service Learning Committee, Center for Community and Learning Partnerships (CLP), Wentworth Institute of Technology
    • Member, Student Experience Diversity Committee, Wentworth Institute of Technology
    • Member, O-5: Diversity as a business practice, Wentworth Institute of Technology
    • Member, Physics Search Committee, Department of Sciences, Wentworth Institute of Technology
    • Co-Chair, Computer Science I/II Development Committee, Wentworth Institute of Technology
    • Member, Curriculum Committee, Bachelor of Computer Science, Wentworth Institute of Technology
    2014
    2013
    • Monitor and A/V Lead, 2013 Kickoff, The 84 Movement, Worcester, MA
    • Member, Program Committee, Twenty-Seventh AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AAAI), Special Track on Cognitive Systems
    2012
    • Discussant, First Annual Conference on Advances in Cognitive Systems (ACS)
    • Co-Chair, Special Interest Group on Faculty (SIG-Faculty), University of Michigan
    2011
    • Member, Program Committee, Twenty-Second International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence (IJCAI)
    • Member, Program Committee, 2nd Symposium on Human Memory for Artificial Agents, AISB
    • President, Computer Science and Engineering Graduate student organization (CSEG), University of Michigan
    2010
    • Project Leader, CSE Department, LEAD Engineering, University of Michigan
    • Outreach Chair, Computer Science and Engineering Graduate student organization (CSEG), University of Michigan
    2009
    • President, Computer Science and Engineering Graduate student organization (CSEG), University of Michigan
    • Volunteer Consultant, The Technology Tent (Powering Potential) @ Banjika, Tanzania
    • Graduate Student Representative, CS Curriculum Committee, University of Michigan
    2008
    • Graduate Student Representative, CS Curriculum Committee, University of Michigan
    2006
    2005
    Entrepreneurship
    • BitX Solutions, Inc., President (1998-2009; Cary, NC)
      • Secured and executed contracts with corporate, university, government, and non-profit clients
      • Hired, led, and subcontracted software development teams
      • Managed system architecture, database schema, coding, testing, and product development
      • Developed and deployed commercial desktop-, web-, and mobile-applications
    Skills
    • macOS, Linux, Windows
    • MS Office, LaTeX
    • MySQL, SQLite
    • Java, C++, Python
    • PHP, JavaScript, CSS, HTML
    • Git, Mercurial, Subversion
    • Soar, ADMM, Weka
    • Arduino, Raspberry Pi