Jason Polakis is an Assistant Professor in the Computer Science Department at the University of Illinois at Chicago. He received his B.Sc. (2007), M.Sc. (2009), and Ph.D. (2014) degrees in Computer Science from the University of Crete, Greece, while working as a research assistant in the Distributed Computing Systems Lab at FORTH.
Prior to joining UIC, Jason was a postdoctoral research scientist in the Computer Science Department at Columbia University, and a member of the Network Security Lab.