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Haiying (Helen) Shen

University of Virginia

Portrait of Haiyeng 'Helen" Shen of UVA

Current University
University of Virginia

Research Areas

Distributed systems and networks, cloud/edge computing; distributed machine learning; machine learning applications; cyber-physical systems; smart city/building


Shen is an associate professor in the University of Virginia’s  Computer Science Department and (by courtesy) in the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department.

She holds a bachelor’s in Computer Science and Engineering, and a master’s and Ph.D. in Computer Engineering.

Previously, she was a faculty member in the University of Arkansas’ Department of Computer Science and Computer Engineering and at Clemson University’s Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering. 

She is an Associate Editor for the IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking (TON) and the IEEE Networking Letters (NL).

Alma Maters

Tongji University

Wayne State University