Jack Verrier

Olive B. and Franklin C. Mac Krell Jefferson Fellow
Class: 2023
B.S. University of Virginia (2012)
School of Engineering and Applied Science
Computer Science

Jack Verrier is a graduate student in computer science at the University of Virginia studying systems security and machine learning. His primary fields of interest include adversarial machine learning and security of embedded systems. Jack received his B.S. in commerce at the McIntire School of Commerce at the University of Virginia after his honorable discharge from the United States Marine Corps. After earning his undergraduate degree, Jack worked on a number of projects at the National Aeronautics and Space Administration, including an experiment which launched in 2017 aboard the Leo-II mission and a software platform for the upcoming GPX2 mission.

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