Jessica Staddon, PhD

AI Research Director

Dr. Jessica Staddon is a Research Director at J. P. Morgan AI Research. Dr. Staddon has spent more than 20 years leading teams at Google, Xerox PARC, Bell Labs and RSA Labs in security, privacy and safety research. Most recently at Google she worked on enterprise tools for security, analytics and compliance, and tools for enforcing YouTube content policies and ads quality.

Dr. Staddon frequently serves on the program committees of leading security conferences, is the co-editor of the SocioTechnical Department of IEEE Security & Privacy magazine and co-founded the AISec Workshop that has been running for more than 14 years. She is an adjunct professor in the Computer Science Department of N. C. State and holds more than 35 patents. Her PhD is in mathematics from UC Berkeley.