Rachel King

Rachel King

Ph.D. Student in Computer Sciences

University of Wisconsin-Madison


Hello there! I am a Ph.D. student at the University of Wisconsin–Madison studying Computer Sciences. I am advised by Professor Patrick McDaniel. My research has mainly focused on the Tor Network and security flaws that exist in it today. Overall, I am interested in security and privacy, and I’m excited to see where my research takes me next!

Email: rachelking@cs.wisc.edu

  • Security, Privacy, and Anonymity
  • Ph.D. in Computer Sciences, Expected 2026

    University of Wisconsin-Madison

  • M.S. in Computer Science and Engineering, 2022

    Pennsylvania State University

  • B.S. in Computer Science, 2021

    Pennsylvania State University

Professional Activities


Usenix Security Symposium 2023, Artifact Evaluation Committee (AEC) Member, External Reviewer

IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy 2023, External Reviewer


Computer Science and Engineering Camp for Girls, Summer 2021 Instructor, Summer 2022 Panelist

Girls Who Code at Penn State, Spring 2022 Volunteer