I am an assistant professor at the National University of Singapore's School of Computing.

I have completed my B.Sc.(mathematics) at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, and attended the Amirim honors program.

I am looking for motivated PhD students, research assistants and postdocs; if you are interested in my work, feel free to contact me

Academic Positions

  • Present 2016

    Assistant Professor

    National University of Singapore, School of Computing

  • 2016 2014

    Postdoctoral Research Fellow

    Carnegie Mellon University, Computer Science Department; hosted by Anupam Datta and Ariel Procaccia .

Education & Training

  • Ph.D. 2014

    Ph.D. in Mathematics

    Nanyang Technological University, Singapore. I was very fortunate to be advised by Edith Elkind.

  • B.Sc.2009

    Bachelor of Science in Mathematics, "Amirim" Honors Program

    The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel

I am interested in problems at the intersection of algorithms, machine learning, and game theory.

Honors and Awards

  • 2016
    The ACM EC Best Paper Award
    Our paper "Which is the Fairest (Rent Division) of them All?", coauthored by myself, Moshik Mash, Kobi Gal and Ariel D. Procaccia, won the ACM EC (Economics and Computation) best paper award. The paper had a nice mix of theoretical and empirical results, as well as carefully designed user studies.
  • 2014
    The IFAAMAS Victor Lesser Distinguished Dissertation Award
    Annually awarded to the best PhD thesis in the multi-agent systems community.
  • 2011
    The AAMAS 2011 Pragnesh Jay Modi Best Student Paper Award
    I got this award for my first ever research paper (coauthored by my then advisor and current amazing researcher, Edith Elkind), this still is one of the most fun projects I got to work on.
  • 2010 - 2014
    The Singapore International Graduate Award
    My PhD was generously funded by the Singapore International Graduate Award (SINGA), awarded by the Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR). This is a full PhD scholarship awarded to outstanding international scholars wishing to pursue their graduate studies in Singapore.
  • 2007-2009
    "Amirim" Scholarship
    I was a member of the "Amirim" honors program, accepting a small number of outstanding students from all academic disciplines. The program focused mostly on the arts and social sciences, so it wasn't very "science-y", but it did teach me how to write clearly and academically. Oh, and we got to read The Tempest!