Chandrasekaran is an Assistant Professor with the Dept. of CIS, Affiliated with the Center for Bioinformatics and Computational Biology (CBCB) and holds an Adjunct position with the Department of Computer Science at the University of Houston. Prior to joining UDEL, she was a postdoctoral researcher at the Dept. of Computer Science at the University of Houston, Texas, advised by Prof. Barbara Chapman. Her Ph.D. is on Tools and Algorithms for High-Level Algorithm Mapping to FPGAs, School of Computer Science and Engineering, Nanyang Technological University, 2012. She was also a recipient of IEEE TCHPC Early Career Award in 2016.