People

Faculty


 
Yiling Chen  John L. Loeb Associate Professor of Computer Science
Nicole Immorlica Nicole Immorlica, Visiting Assistant Professor of Computer Science
David C. Parkes  George F. Colony Professor of Computer Science
Yaron Singer, Assistant Professor of Computer Science

Ph.D. Students

Rediet Abebe
(Advisor:  David Parkes and Salil Vadhan)
Eric Balkanski
(Advisor:  Yaron Singer)
Thibaut Horel
(Advisor:  Yaron Singer)
Andrew Mao
(Advisor: Yiling Chen)

Debmalya Mandal
(Advisor:  David Parkes)

Jean Pouget-Abadie
(Advisor:  Yaron Singer)
Malvika Rao
(Advisor:  David Parkes)
Victor Shnayder
(Advisor:  David Parkes and Greg Morrisett)
Panos Toulis - Statistics
(Advisor:  David Parkes and Edo Airoldi)
Paul Tylkin
(Advisor:  David Parkes)
Bo Waggoner
(Advisor:  Yiling Chen)
Ming Yin
(Advisor:  Yiling Chen)

 

Visiting Ph.D. Students

  • Greg Stoddard (Northwestern University, Advisor:  Nicole Immorlica)
  • Chien-Ju Ho (UCLA, Advisor:  Jennifer Wortman Vaughan)
  • Harikrishna Narasimhan (Indian Institute of Science, Advisor:  Shivani Agarwal)
  • Sam Taggart (Advisor:  Jason Hartline)

Current Postdocs

Reshef Meir
Rafael Frongillo

 

Current Visitors

Past Visitors

  • Jonathan Bredin
    Prof. at Colorado College (Fall 2004)
  • Ludek Cigler
    Ph.D. student at EPFL (Summer 2011)
  • Rajdeep Dash
    PostDoc at University of Southampton (Fall 2004)
  • Moritz Drexl
    Fellow at Bonn Graduate School of Economics Spring 2013
  • Paul Duetting
    Ph.D. student at EPFL, Switzerland (Summer 2010)
  • Ozlem Ergun
    Associate Professor, Georgia Tech (Fall 2011-Summer 2013)
  • Michal Feldman
    Visitor, Senior Lecturer, Hebrew University of Jerusalem (Fall 2011-Summer 2013)
  • Sujit Gujar
    Ph.D. student at Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore (Summer 2009)
  • Takayuki Ito
    Prof. at Nagoya Inst. of Technology (2005)
  • Loan Le
    Ph.D. student at GMU (Spring 2004)
  • Genie (Qianya) Lin
    M.Phil. student at City University of Hong Kong (Spring 2009)
  • Debasis Mishra
    Prof. at ISI in New Dehli (Summer 2003)
  • Swaprava Nath
    Ph.D. student at Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore (Fall 2011)
  • Johan Pouwelse
    Prof. at Delft Inst. of Technology (Summer 2007, 2008)
  • Valentin Robu
    Research Fellow, University of Southampton (Spring 2013)
  • Pingzhong Tang
    Ph.D. student at Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (Dec. 2009 - Jan. 2010)
  • Jens Witkowski
    Ph.D student at University of Frieburg, Postdoc at University of Pennsylvania (Sep. 2009 - June 2014)
  • Jie Zhang
    Ph.D. student at City University of Hong Kong (Spring 2011)

Former Post Docs

  • Tanmoy Chakraborty
    First position:  Research Scientist, Facebook
  • Felix Fischer
    First position:  Lecturer, University of Cambridge
  • Ian Kash
    First position:  Researcher, MSR Cambridge
  • Edith Law
    First position:  Assistant Professor, University of Waterloo
  • Ariel Procaccia
    First position:  Assistant Professor of Computer Science at Carnegie Mellon University
  • Jennifer Wortman Vaughan
    First position:  Assistant Professor of Computer Science at UCLA
  • Lirong Xia
    First position:  Assistant Professor of Computer Science at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
  • Georgios Zervas
    First position:  Assistant Professor of Marketing at Boston University School of Management

Former Ph.D. Students

  • Hossein Azari
    (Ph.D. April '14;  Advisors:  David Parkes and Edo Airoldi;  First Position:  Google Research) PhD Thesis
  • Ruggiero Cavallo
    (Ph.D. June'08; Advisor: David Parkes; First Position:  Post doc, Computer and Information Science, University of Pennsylvania) PhD Thesis
  • David Chen
    (Ph.D. June '09; STM program, Advisors: David Parkes and Peter Coles) PhD Thesis
  • Florin Constantin (Ph.D. June'09, Advisor: David Parkes;  First Position: Post doc, Georgia Institute of Technology) PhD Thesis
  • Jacomo Corbo
    (Ph.D. June'08; Advisor: David Parkes;  First Position:  Post doc, The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania) PhD Thesis
  • Alice Gao
    (Ph.D. Nov'14;  Advisor:  Yiling Chen:  First Position:  Post doc, University of British Columbia)  PhD Thesis
  • Shaili Jain
    (Ph.D. Sep'10;  Advisor:  David Parkes;  First Position:  Post doc, Yale University)
  • Adam Juda
    (Ph.D. ITM, June'07; Advisors: David Parkes and Pai-Ling Yin;  First Position:  Google, New York) PhD Thesis
  • Laura Kang
    (Ph.D. November'08, Advisor: David Parkes;  First Position:  World Evolved Services)
  • Sébastien Lahaie
    (Ph.D. Nov'07; Advisor: David Parkes;  First Position:  Yahoo! Research, New York) PhD Thesis
  • John Lai
    (Ph.D. Computer Science, April '13; Advisor:  David Parkes;  First Position:  Dropbox) PhD Thesis
  • Ben Lubin
    (Ph.D. June'10; Advisor:  David Parkes;  First Position:  Assistant Professor, Boston University School of Management)
  • Jolie Martin
    (Ph.D. ITM, June'08; Advisors: David Parkes and Michael Norton; First Position:  Postdoctoral Researcher in the Dynamic Decision Making Laboratory at Carnegie Mellon's Department of Social and Decision Sciences) PhD Thesis
  • Katy Milkman
    (Ph.D. June '08; Advisor: Max Bazerman (primary) and David Parkes (secondary) First Position:  Assistant Prof., OPIM dept., The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania) PhD Thesis
  • Chaki Ng
    (Ph.D. Computer Science, May '11; Advisors:  David Parkes and Margo Seltzer;  First Position:  SVP Products, MTV) PhD Thesis
  • Michael Ruberry
    (Ph.D. Computer Science, Sep '13;  Advisor:  Yiling Chen) PhD Thesis
  • Sven Seuken
    (Ph.D. Computer Science, May '11; Advisor:  David Parkes;  First Position: Assistant Prof., University of Zurich) PhD Thesis
  • Jeffrey Shneidman
    (Ph.D. Computer Science, Nov '08; Advisors: David Parkes and Margo Seltzer;  First Position:  Boston University Law) PhD Thesis
  • Christopher Thorpe
    (Ph.D. Computer Science, April'08; Advisors: David Parkes and Michael Rabin;  First Position:  Babel Research, CEO) PhD Thesis
  • Jason Woodard
    (Ph.D. ITM, 2006; Advisors: Carliss Baldwin and David Parkes;  First Position:  Assistant Prof., Singapore Management University) PhD Thesis
  • James Zou
    (Ph.D. Computer Science, Feb. '14;  Advisor:  David Parkes; First Position:  Postdoc at MSR New England)  PhD Thesis
  • Haoqi Zhang
    (Ph.D. Computer Science, Sept. '12;  Advisor:  David Parkes;  First Position:  Postdoc at MIT, then Assistant Professor at Northwestern Computer Science) PhD Thesis

Former Undergraduate and Masters students

Trading Agent Competition

  • 2005 Team: Ariel Kleiner, Evan Sprecher
  • 2004 Team: Hassan Sultan, Lukasz Strozek, Qicheng Ma, and David Hammer.
  • 2003 Team: Rui Dong, Wilfred Yeung, and Terry Tai.

Administrative Coordinator/Website Administrator

Ann Marie King:  Ph:  617-496-1447 Fax: 617-495-8612
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