Suzanne McIntosh
Clinical Associate Professor, NYU Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences
Computer Science Department
Affiliated Professor, NYU Center for Data Science


Biography:  Suzanne McIntosh is a Clinical Associate Professor at New York University Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences, and is affiliated with NYU Center for Data Science. Most recently, she was a technology consultant with Cloudera, and previously worked at IBM T.J. Watson Research Center where she led cross-disciplinary research teams in virtualization, data center energy optimization, and security research. Prior to IBM Research, Suzanne developed software for mobile base stations at Lucent, and firmware for GPS satellites and secure battlefield communications for US DoD, UK MoD, and NATO forces.

After earning B.S. and M.S. degrees in Computer Science, Suzanne graduated with an Engineer Degree in Computer Engineering from Stevens Institute of Technology in 2000. She is an inventor with patents in security and virtualization technologies for which her teams were awarded two IBM Research Invention Plateau awards and two IBM Research Technical Accomplishment Awards for Open Source Contributions to Virtualization Security, and for the Caernarvon High Assurance Operating System. Suzanne is a Senior Member of IEEE and ACM, and currently serves as chair of the IEEE-NY Computer Society. She is a STEM mentor active with the Society of Women Engineers (SWE) and New York Academy of Sciences (NYAS).