Marc de Kruijf


Graduate Student
Computer Science Department
University of Wisconsin–Madison
1210 W. Dayton St.
Madison, WI 53706-1685

Office: 6394 Computer Sciences and Statistics
Phone: 703-863-6660


I am currently a software engineer at Google. In 2012, I graduated with my PhD from the CS department at UW–Madison. Before that, I worked for two years as a software developer at Objective Interface Systems (OIS), a small software company developing embedded communications software. I earned my bachelor's degree from Macalester College in Computer Science in 2004.

For a deeper history, refer to the following timeline:

1980 1985 1990 1995 2000 2005 2010 2015 2020
Nov 26, 1981: Born in Goes, in the province of Zeeland, the Netherlands.
1981 - 1987: Raised in the village of Oud-Sabbinge, in the municipality of Goes.
1987 - 1996: Lived with family in Hong Kong, moving several times during the 9-year span.
Fall 1987: Began primary school at Kowloon Junior School (KJS), a British school.
Fall 1993: Began secondary school at King George V School (KGV), a British school.
1996 - 2000: Lived with family in Washington Township, New Jersey, U.S.A..
Attended Westwood Regional High School.
2000 - 2004: Lived in St. Paul, Minnesota, as an undergraduate student at Macalester College.
Spring 2003: Studied abroad at the University of York in England.
Summer 2003: Worked as a research apprentice in Łódź, Poland, via IAESTE.
2004 - 2006: Lived in northern Virginia working as a software developer at Objective Interface Systems.
2006 - 2012: Lived in Madison, Wisconsin, as a graduate student at UW–Madison.
2012 - Present: Work at Google in Madison

My current CV is available here.