Heimerl, Kurtis


KURTIS HEIMERL is an Assistant Professor of Computer Science at the University of Washington working on Information and Communication Technology and International Development (ICTD), specifically universal Internet access. Before that, he received his PhD from the University of California, Berkeley. Kurtis co-founded Endaga, which joined Facebook in 2015. He was a recipient of the 2014 MIT “35 under 35” award, the 2018 UW early career Diamond Award, and has won paper awards at CHI, ASSETS, NSDI, and DySPAN. (corresponding author: kheimerl@cs.washington.edu)