# Research Group

Current members of my group and alumni (listing first job, linking to current job):

**Postdoctoral Fellows at Temple** (solely and jointly supervised)

- Kathryn Turnbull (PhD Lancaster U), 2020–
- Marios Papamichalis (PhD Purdue), 2020–
- Chenchen Cai (PhD Rutgers), 2020–
- Amir Ghasemian (PhD U Colorado, Boulder), 2020. Computing Innovation Fellow, Yale University.

**PhD Students at Temple** (solely and jointly supervised)

- Joseph Riling (Statistics)
- Linwei Gao (Statistics)
- Tanique Hudson (Statistics)
- Minzhengxiong (Bear) Zhang (Statistics)
- Amanda Kwok (Statistics)

**Undergraduates and MS Students at Temple**

- Srikar Katta (BS in Math & Computer Science, BA in Economics)
- Tanique Hudson (BS Statistics, 2020)
- Patrick O’Brien (BS Statistics, 2020)
- Sarah G Hurd (BS Nursing, Statistics minor, 2019). K Schroeder advisor

**Other PhD Thesis Committees while at Temple**

- Andrew Perez, PhD in Statistics (Temple), M Sobel advisor
- Jesse Glass, PhD in Computer Science (Temple), 2020, Z Obradovic advisor

**Postdoctoral Fellows at Harvard** (solely and jointly supervised)

- Amir Ghasemian (PhD U Colorado, Boulder), 2019–20. Postdoctoral Fellow, Temple University.
- Laura Forastiere (PhD Firenze), 2017–19. Assistant Professor, Yale University
- Vishesh Karwa (PhD Penn State), 2014–17. Assistant Professor, Ohio State University
- Daniel Sussman (PhD Johns Hopkins), 2014–16. Assistant Professor, Boston University
- Gabor Csardi (PhD Eötvös U), 2011–2016. Consultant, R Consortium
- Alexander Volfovsky (PhD UW), 2013–16. Assistant Professor, Duke University
- Nikolai Slavov (PhD Princeton), 2011–15. Assistant Professor, Northeastern University
- Simon Lunagomez (PhD Duke), 2011–15. 50th Anniversary Lecturer, Lancaster University
- Edward J Wallace (PhD Cambridge UK), 2010–13. Lecturer, University of Edinburgh
- Valeria Espinosa (PhD Harvard), 2014. Statistician, Google
- Stanley H Chan (PhD USCD), 2012–14. Assistant Professor, Purdue University
- Prakash Balachandran (PhD Duke), 2011–14. Associate Analyst, Morgan Stanley
- Bertrand Haas (PhD Basel U), 2011–13. Computational Biologist, Broad Institute
- David S Choi (PhD Stanford), 2010–12. Assistant Professor, Carnegie Mellon University
- Alan B Lenarcic (PhD Harvard), 2009–10. Research Associate, Security Exchange Commission

**PhD Students at Harvard** (solely and jointly supervised)

- Niloy Biswas (Statistics)
- Albert Wu (Statistics, 2020).
- Thibaut Horel (Computer Science, 2019). Postdoc, MIT EECS
- Jean Pouget-Abadie (Computer Science, 2018). Research Scientist, Google
- Qiuyi (Christina) Han (Statistics, 2018). Quant, Jump Trading
- Guillaume Basse (Statistics, 2018). Google Fellow in Statistics, 2015–18. Assistant Professor, Stanford University
- Ed Kao (Statistics, 2017). National Defense Science & Engineering Graduate Fellow, 2011–12. MIT Lincoln Lab Scholar, 2012–15. Technical Staff Member, MIT Lincoln Lab
- Alexander D’Amour (Statistics, 2017). Neyman Visiting Assistant Professor, University of California, Berkeley
- Panos Toulis (Statistics, 2016). Google Fellow in Statistics, 2012–15. Assistant Professor, Chicago Booth School of Business
- Eric J Solis (Systems Biology, 2016). Computational Biologist, Yumanity
- Joseph Davies-Gavin (HBS Marketing, 2015). Data Scientist, Facebook
- Alexander Franks (Statistics, 2015). Assistant Professor, University of California, Santa Barbara
- Thiago Barros-Costa (Applied Mathematics, 2015). Assistant Professor, Getúlio Vargas Foundation, Rio de Janeiro
- Brandon M Stewart (Government, 2015). Assistant Professor, Princeton University
- Magaret E Roberts (Government, 2014). Assistant Professor, University of California, San Diego
- Hossein Azari-Soufiani (Computer Science, 2014). Data Scientist, Google
- Jonathan Bischof (Statistics, 2014). Statistician, Google
- Yarden Katz, (MIT Computer Science, 2013). Postdoctoral Fellow, Harvard Medical School
- Alexander W Blocker (Statistics, 2013). Data Scientist, Verily Life Sciences
- Tuan Q Phan (HBS Marketing, 2011). Assistant Professor, National University of Singapore

**Undergraduates and MS Students at Harvard**

- Dustin Tran (AM Applied Computational Science, 2015). PhD student, Columbia Statistics
- Saketh Rama (AB Computer Science, 2015). PhD student, Harvard Computer Science
- Siddarth Viswanathan (AB Statistics, 2014). Analyst, Microsoft Research New England
- Guillaume Basse (AM Statistics, 2013). PhD student, Harvard Statistics
- Robin Gong (AM Statistics, 2013). PhD student, Harvard Statistics
- Evan Greif (AB Statistics, 2013). PhD student, Harvard Statistics
- Arnab Bhattacharya (AM Statistics, 2012). Consultant, A.T. Kearney
- Amy Wang (AB Statistics, 2012). Consultant, McKinsey & Company
- Michael K Oberst (AB Statistics, 2012). Consultant, McKinsey & Company
- Albert D Shieh (AB Statistics, 2011). Analyst, DE Shaw Research
- Palak Patel (AB Applied Math, AM Statistics, 2011). Analyst, Fidelity Investments
- Tatsunori B Hashimoto (AB Statistics, 2011). PhD student, MIT CSAIL
- Vikram Modi (AB Appleid Math, AM Statistics, 2010). Quant, Two Sigma

**Other PhD Thesis Committees while at Harvard**

- Jonathan Larson, PhD in Biostatistics (Harvard), JP Onnela advisor
- Joy Yang, PhD in Computational and Systems Biology (MIT), E Alm advisor
- Dustin Tran, PhD in Computer Science (Columbia), 2020, DM Blei advisor
- Jennifer Chen, PhD in Health Sciences and Technology (Harvard/MIT), 2018, A Regev advisor
- Xinran Li, PhD in Statistics (Harvard), 2018, JS Liu advisor
- Guillaume Saint-Jacques, PhD in IT (MIT Sloan), 2018, S Aral and E Brynjolfsson co-advisors
- Tatsunori B Hashimoto, PhD in Computer Science (MIT), 2016, T Jaakkola advisor
- Yang Li, PhD in Statistics (Harvard), 2016, JS Liu advisor
- Paula Griffin, PhD in Biostatistics (Boston University), 2015, ED Kolaczyk advisor
- Elham Azizi, PhD in Computational Biology (Boston University), 2014, J Galagan advisor
- Jonathan Rameseder, PhD in Computational and Systems Biology (MIT), 2014, M Yaffe advisor
- Sergiy Nesterko, PhD in Statistics (Harvard), 2012, JK Blitzstein advisor
- Taniecea Arceneaux, PhD in Applied Mathematics (Princeton), 2012, BH Singer advisor
- Nicholas Arcolano, PhD in Electrical Engineering (Harvard), 2011, PJ Wolfe advisor
- Andrew Thomas, PhD in Statistics (Harvard), 2010, JK Blitzstein advisor
- Alan B Lenarcic, PhD in Statistics (Harvard), 2009, CN Morris advisor