John Chuang

John Chuang

Head of School, Associate Dean, and Professor


Bio-sensory computing; brainwave authentication; information economics and policy


John Chuang is professor at the UC Berkeley School of Information, where he also serves as Head of School and Associate Dean. He received his Ph.D. in engineering and public policy from Carnegie Mellon University, M.S. in electrical engineering from Stanford University, and graduated summa cum laude in electrical engineering from the University of Southern California. His scholarship spans the areas of bio-sensory computing, brainwave authentication, and information economics and policy (including network economics, peer production, security and privacy). From 2015 to 2019, he was founding director of BioSENSE Lab, a multidisciplinary research team studying the application potentials and stewardship challenges of ubiquitous bio-sensing technologies.

Last updated:

October 23, 2019