I grew up in Bangalore, India. My family migrated to New Zealand when I finished high school. I did my undergraduate at University of Auckland where I received the James Gordon Goodfellow memorial award (university medal).
Australian National University (PhD and postdoc). My PhD supervisory committee was John Moore (advisor), Brian Anderson and Bob Bitmead.
University of Melbourne (1994-2002; I served as Deputy head of Department for a couple of years)
University of British Columbia (2002-2016; where I held the Canada Research Chair)
Cornell University (2016-present) – Cornell has been an amazing place and Cornell Tech in NYC has exciting possibilities.