David Starobinski received the B.Sc., M.Sc. and Ph.D degrees, all in Electrical Engineering, from the Technion-Israel Institute of Technology, in 1993, 1996 and 1999, respectively.  In 1996, he was an intern at the research laboratories of Sun Microsystems Corp., Mountain View, California. During the academic year 1999-2000, he was a visiting post-doctoral researcher in the EECS department at UC Berkeley, and during 2007-2008 he was an invited professor at the School of Computer and Communication Sciences at EPFL (Swiss Institute of Technology in Lausanne). Since September 2000, he has been with the ECE department at Boston University, where he is now a Professor. 
Dr. Starobinski received a US National Science Foundation (NSF) CAREER award and a US Department of Energy (DOE) Early Career award for his work on Quality of Service engineering and network modeling. He also received a BU ECE Faculty award for outstanding teaching performance, a fellowship for prospective researchers from the Swiss National Foundation, and awards from the Gutwirth Foundation and Intel Corp. for excellence in graduate studies. He is on the Editorial Board of the IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking. His research interests are in the modeling, performance evaluation, and security of high-speed, wireless, and sensor networks