EconCS Group

Faculty

Yiling Chen

Yiling Chen 

Gordon McKay Professor of Computer Science

Nicole Immorlica

Nicole Immorlica

Visiting Assistant Professor of Computer Science

David C. Parkes

David C. Parkes

George F. Colony Professor of Computer Science

Milind Tambe

Milind Tambe

Gordon McKay Professor of Computer Science

Ariel Procaccia

Ariel Procaccia

Gordon McKay Professor of Computer Science

Yaron Singer

Yaron Singer

Professor of Computer Science

Ph.D. Students

Zhe Feng

Zhe Feng

(Advisor: David Parkes)

Ben GreenBen Green

(Advisor: Yiling Chen)

Sophie Hilgard

Sophie Hilgard

(Advisor:  David Parkes)

Visiting Ph.D. Students

Current Postdocs

Sarah KerenSarah Keren

Current Undergraduates

Current Visitors

 

Past Visitors

  • Yuqing Kong
    Assistant Professor at Peking University (January 2020)
  • Yusuke Hara
    Assistant Professor at Tokohu University(Feb. - Mar. 2017)
  • Christos Dimitrakakis
    Chalmers and Lille (May '16 - Dec. '16, Aug. '17- July '18 and June '19)
  • Arpit Agarwal
    Ph.D. student at Indian Institute of Science (Fall 2015)
  • Shivani Agarwal
    Assistant Professor and Ramanujan Fellow at Indian Institute of Science (Fall 2014)
  • Craig Boutilier
    Professor at University of Toronto (September 2010)
  • Shaheen Fatima
    Lecturer at Loughborough University (April 2009)
  • 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)
  • Jason Hartline
    Associate Professor at Northwestern University (2014)
  • Emma Heikensten
    Visiting researcher at the Center for Experimental Social Science, NYU (2015-2016)
  • Siri Isaksson
    Research Fellow at the Harvard Kennedy School (2016-2017)
  • Chien-Ju Ho
    Ph.D. student at UCLA (2012-2015)
  • Takayuki Ito
    Prof. at Nagoya Inst. of Technology (2005)
  • Loan Le
    Ph.D. student at GMU (Spring 2004)
  • Kevin Leyton-Brown
    Professor at University of British Columbia (2016)
  • Genie (Qianya) Lin
    M.Phil. student at City University of Hong Kong (Spring 2009)
  • Brendan Lucier
    Researcher at Microsoft Research (2016)
  • Debasis Mishra
    Prof. at ISI in New Dehli (Summer 2003)
  • Harikrishna Narasimhan 
    Ph.D. student at Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore (Fall 2014)
  • 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
    Assistant Professor, Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh (Spring 2013, Fall 2015)
  • Aadirupa Saha
    Ph.D. student at Indian Institute of Science (Fall 2015)
  • Greg Stoddard
    Data scientist at the University Crime Lab (2013-2016) 
  • Pingzhong Tang
    Ph.D. student at Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (Dec. 2009 - Jan. 2010)
  • Sam Taggart
    Ph.D. student at Northwestern University
  • 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)
  • Shuran (Sherry) Zheng
    Undergraduate Student from Tsinghua University (2016 )

Former Post Docs

  • Nir Rosenfeld
    First position:  Assistant Professor at Technion
  • Harikrishna Narasimhan
    First position:  Research Scientist at Google
  • Yang Liu
    First position:  Assistant Professor of Computer Science and Engineering, UC Santa Cruz
  • Haifeng Xu
    First position:  Assistant Professor of Computer Science, University of Virginia
  • Hau Chan
    First position:  Assistant Professor, University of Nebraska-Lincoln
  • Goran Radanovic
    First position:  Research Group Leader, Max Planck Institute for Software Systems, Saarbrucken, Germany
  • Tanmoy Chakraborty
    First position:  Research Scientist, Facebook
  • Fei Fang
    First position:  Assistant Professor, Carnegie Mellon
  • Felix Fischer
    First position:  Lecturer, University of Cambridge
  • Rafael Frongillo
    First position:  Assistant Professor, University of Colorado, Boulder
  • Ian Kash
    First position:  Researcher, MSR Cambridge
  • Edith Law
    First position:  Assistant Professor, University of Waterloo
  • Reshef Meir
    First position:  Technion
  • Ariel Procaccia
    First position:  Assistant Professor of Computer Science at Carnegie Mellon University
  • Nisarg Shah
    First position:  Assistant Professor of Computer Science at University of Toronto
  • Babis Tsourakakis
    First position:  Assistant Professor, Boston University
  • Lior Seeman
  • 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
  • Pavithra Harsha
    (Ph.D. Sep'08;  Advisor:  David Parkes and Cynthia Barnhart;  First Position:  Post doc, MIT with Munther Dahleh)
  • Thibaut Horel
    (Ph.D. Aug'19;  Advisor:  David Parkes and Edo Airoldi;  First Position:  Post doc, Institute for Data, Systems & Society, MIT)
  • 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)
  • Hongyao Ma
    (Ph.D. June'19; Advisor:  David Parkes;  First Position:  Post doc, Uber)
  • Debmalya Mandal
    (Ph.D. June'19; Advisor:  David Parkes;  First Position:  Post doc, Columbia Data Science Institute)
  • Andrew Mao
  • (Ph.D. April'15;  Advisor:  Yiling Chen;  First Position:  Postdoctoral Researcher, Microsoft Research New York) PhD Thesis
  • 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
  • Malvika Rao
    (Ph.D. Computer Science, Sep '15;  Advisor:  David Parkes)
  • 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
  • Victor Shnayder
    (Ph.D. Computer Science, June '16;  Advisor:  David Parkes and Greg Morrisett;  First Position: Product Manager, EdX) 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
  • Panos Toulis
    (Ph.D. Statistics, June '16;  Advisors:  David Parkes and Edo Airoldi;  First Position:  Assistant Professor, Booth School of Business, University of Chicago) PhD Thesis
  • Bo Waggoner
    (Ph.D. Computer Science, May '16;  Advisor:  Yiling Chen;  First Position:  Post Doc, U. Penn) PhD Thesis
  • Jason Woodard
    (Ph.D. ITM, 2006; Advisors: Carliss Baldwin and David Parkes;  First Position:  Assistant Prof., Singapore Management University) PhD Thesis
  • Ming Yin
    (Ph.D. Computer Science, June '17:  Advisor:  Yiling Chen; First Position:  Postdoc at MSR New York) 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