I am an Assistant Professor of Information Systems in the Questrom School of Business and a Junior Faculty Fellow at the Rafik B. Hariri Institute for Computing and Computational Science & Engineering at Boston University.

I am interested in computational social choice, fair division and discrete optimization, especially problems with real-world applications like participatory budgeting and gerrymandering.

Before coming to Boston, I completed my PhD in Operations Research in the Tepper School of Business at Carnegie Mellon University, where I was fortunate to be advised by Ariel D. Procaccia and John Hooker. I also had the opportunity to work with Andrea Qualizza in the supply chain optimization technologies (SCOT) team at Amazon in the summer of 2017. Before moving to the US I completed an MSc degree under Jan van Vuuren and Alewyn Burger at Stellenbosch University in South Africa.

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