Biography

Education

  • Ph.D. 2009

    Ph.D. summa cum laude in Computer Science

    The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

  • B.Sc. 2004

    B.Sc. magna cum laude in Mathematics and Computer Science

    The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Positions

  • present2011

    Assistant Professor

    Computer Science Department, Carnegie Mellon University

  • 20112009

    Postdoctoral Fellow

    School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Harvard University

  • 20092008

    Postdoctoral Researcher

    Microsoft Israel R&D Center

Professional Activities

Other activities: Co-organizer of a Dagstuhl workshop on computational fair division (2016); co-chair of the Fifth International Workshop on Computational Social Choice (2014); co-organizer of a Summer School on Algorithmic Economics (2012). AAAI senior PC (2015, 2013, 2012) and PC (2011, 2010, 2009, 2008); AAMAS senior PC (2015, 2012) and PC (2011, 2010, 2009, 2008); EC tutorials chair (2013), senior PC (2014, 2013), and PC (2012, 2010, 2009); IJCAI advisory committee (2016), area chair (2015), senior PC (2013), and PC (2011, 2009).

Awards

  • 2015
    Computers and Thought Award
    International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence

    More information: CMU press release, IJCAI-15 awards, Wikipedia, talk

  • 2015
    Sloan Research Fellowship
    Alfred P. Sloan Foundation

    More information: CMU press release, Sloan website, Wikipedia

  • 2014
    NSF Faculty Early Career Development Award

    National Science Foundation

  • 2014
    EC-14 Best Student Paper Award

    The 15th ACM Conference on Economics and Computation (EC)

  • 2013
    AI's 10 to Watch
    IEEE Intelligent Systems

    More information: CMU press release, article in IEEE Intelligent Systems

  • 2011
    TARK-11 Best Paper Award

    The 13th Conference on Theoretical Aspects of Rationality and Knowledge (TARK)

  • 2011
    Yahoo Academic Career Enhancement (ACE) Award
    Yahoo! Academic Relations

    More information: CMU press release

  • 2009
    Victor Lesser Distinguished Dissertation Award
    International Foundation for Autonomous Agents and Multiagent Systems

    More information: AAMAS-09 awards, IFAAMAS website

  • 2009
    Rothschild Postdoctoral Fellowship
    Yad Hanadiv (Rothschild Foundation)

    More information: Yad Hanadiv website

  • 2006
    Adams Doctoral Fellowship
    The Israel Academy of Sciences and Humanities

    More information: Adams Fellowship website