I am Associate Professor of Communication (USC Annenberg), Computer Science (USC Viterbi), and Preventive Medicine (Keck School of Medicine of USC). I am also Research Team Leader at the University of Southern California‘s Information Sciences Institute, Principal Investigator of the Machine Intelligence and Data Science (MINDS) group, and Director of the Annenberg Networks Network (ANN) center.

My research core is Networks & Society + Humans & Machines and this is our team:

Emilio Ferrara   Goran Muric Luca Luceri  
Emilio Ferrara
PI
Goran Muric
Scientist
 Luca Luceri
Postdoc
 
Alex Bisberg Herbert H.C. Chang Emily Chen Bijean Ghafouri Julie Jiang
Alex Bisberg
PhD (CS)
Herbert Chang
PhD (Comm)
Emily Chen
PhD (CS)
Bijean Ghafouri
PhD (PolSci)
Julie Jiang
PhD (CS)
Hsien-Te Kao Akira Matsui Karishma Sharma Alex Spangher Shen Yan
Hsien-Te Kao
PhD (CS)
Akira Matsui
PhD (CS)
Karishma Sharma
PhD (CS)
(coadvior w/
Prof Yan Liu)
Alex Spangher
PhD (CS)
Shen Yan
PhD (CS)
Yilei Zeng Meiqing Zhang Weiwei Zheng
Yilei Zeng
PhD (CS)
Meiqing Zhang
PhD (Comm)
(coadvisor w/
Prof Patti Riley)
Weiwei Zheng
PhD (Comm)

Current Undergraduate & Master Students:

    • Liuliu Chen
    • Haoran Shu
    • Parsa Hejabi
    • Divya Choudhary
    • Aditya Gupta
    • Adityan Joshi
    • Dhruv Mathew
    • Ankith Mohan (co-supervised with Aiichiro Nakano)
    • Vikram Mudaliar
    • Huy Tran Nghiem
    • Jaimin Patel
    • Vandana Rao

Current visitors

Dr. Tommaso Fornaciari

Alumni Hall of Fame

Alessandro Bessi Homa Hosseinmardi Anna Sapienza Zhenxiang Gao
Alessandro Bessi Homa Hosseinmardi Anna Sapienza Gao Zhenxiang
In our lab: Postdoc Postdoc Postdoc Postdoc
Next at: Nextbit AI, AI R&D Director University of Pennsylvania, Senior Research Scientist Denmark Technical University, Research Scientist University of Connecticut, Postdoc
Adam Badawy Ashok Deb Palash Goyal Samar Haider
Adam Badawy Ashok Deb Palash Goyal Samar Haider
In our lab: PhD PhD PhD MSc
Next: Capital One, Principal Data Scientist US Army, Lt. Col. Samsung AI Research, Senior AI Research Manager University of Pennsylvania, PhD Student

My research falls at the intersection of these fields:

Network Science Data Science Human-Computer Interaction Computational Social Science


Current Appointments

Former Collaborators (students and postdocs)

Research Resources