About Dr. Vassileva
As a successful computer scientist, Julita Vassileva has balanced career and
family to become an international leader in her field. Julita Vassileva received
her Ph.D in Mathematics and Computer Science from
the University of Sofia, Bulgaria. She has worked as research associate at the
Institute of Mathematics at the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences and at the Federal
Armed Forces University in Munich, Germany. She moved to Canada in 1997 and
she is currently a professor of Computer Science at the University of Saskatchewan.
Dr. Julita Vassileva serves currently the ACM-W Ambassador for Canada. Her role is to maintain a website for
Canadian Women in Computer Science and inform ACM-W about initiatives in Canada
aimed at increasing the status of women in Computer Science.
More information about Dr. Vassileva's research and activities can be obtained from her webpage: