Bio

Honors

  • ACM Distinguished Scientist (since 2013)
  • Senior Research Fellow of The Kinsey Institute (since 2013)
  • Fellow of the ISI Foundation (2013-2016)
  • Yahoo! Faculty Research and Engagement Award (2015-2016)
  • Best Paper Award at WebSci14 (2014)
  • ACM Recognition of Service Award (2014)
  • Winner of WICI Data Challenge (2013)
  • Provost’s Award for Undergraduate Research Mentoring (2012)
  • Yahoo! Faculty Research and Engagement Award (2010-2011)
  • ACM Recognition of Service Award (2010)
  • ACM SIGWEB Recognition of Service Award (2009)
  • Best Paper nominations at HT 2008 and HT 2009
  • IBM UIMA Innovation Faculty Award (2008-2009)
  • Finalist for Best Paper Award at WWW 2005
  • IU Computer Science Teaching Excellence Award (2004)
  • IU School of Informatics Hermes Award (2004)
  • NSF Career Award (2002-2007)
  • Fellow-at-large of the Santa Fe Institute (1999)
  • NATO Advanced Fellow (1995)
  • Rotary Foundation Ambassadorial Scholar (1991)
  • Fulbright Scholar (1991)

Academic history

My Erdös Number is 3: Filippo Menczer Alessandro Vespignani Fan Chung Paul Erdös