Michael Bernstein is an assistant professor of computer science at Stanford University, where he is a member of the Human-Computer Interaction group. His research focuses on the design of crowdsourcing and social computing systems. His work has received numerous best paper awards at premier computing venues, and his PhD students have gone on both to industry (e.g., Adobe Research, Facebook Data Science) and faculty positions (e.g., Carnegie Mellon, UC Berkeley). He has been recognized as a Robert N. Noyce Family Faculty Scholar and has received an NSF CAREER award, an Outstanding Academic Title citation from the American Library Association, and an Alfred P. Sloan Fellowship. He holds a bachelor's degree in symbolic systems from Stanford University, as well as a master's degree and a PhD in computer science from MIT.