I am Assistant Research Professor and Associate Director of Applied Data Science at the USC Department of Computer Science, Research Team Leader and Principal Investigator in the Machine Intelligence and Data Science (MINDS) group at the University of Southern California‘s Information Sciences Institute.

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

Emilio Ferrara   Goran Muric    
Emilio Ferrara
Principal Investigator
  Goran Muric
Adam Badawy Emily Chen Ashok Deb Di Huang Julie Jiang
Adam Badawy
Emily Chen
Ashok Deb
Di (Diana) Huang
Jiulie Jiang
Hsien-Te Kao Akira Matsui Alex Spangher Shen Yan Yilei Zeng
Hsien-Te Kao
Akira Matsui
Alex Spangher
Shen Yan
Yilei Zeng

Current Undergraduate & Master Students:

    • Divya Choudhary
    • Samar Heider (co-supervised with Nanyun Peng)
    • Zhixu Li
    • Dhruv Mathew
    • Vikram Mudaliar
    • Vandana Rao
    • Mingyue Tang

Alumni Hall of Fame

Alessandro Bessi Palash Goyal Homa Hosseinmardi Anna Sapienza Zhenxiang Gao
Alessandro Bessi Palash Goyal Homa Hosseinmardi Anna Sapienza Gao Zhenxiang
In our lab: Postdoc PhD Postdoc Postdoc Postdoc
Now at: Nextbit AI Samsung AI Research U. Penn DTU U. Connecticut

My research falls at the intersection of these fields (my resume):

Network Science Data Science Human-Computer Interaction Computational Social Science

Current Appointments

Currently teaching (Fall 2018/19): CSCI 599 Special Topics: Data Science for Social Systems (at USC, Los Angeles)

Former Collaborators (students and postdocs)

Research Resources