CV

Education

  • Ph.D. in Information Technologies, MIT Sloan, 2022 (expected)
    • Advisers: Erik Brynjolfsson, Sinan Aral
  • M.S. in Management Research, MIT Sloan, 2020
  • B.A. in Economics, Princeton University, 2013

Publications

Patents

  • US Patent Application 17/159449: “Methods and system for skills & tasks demand forecasting”, 2021.
    • Inventors: S. Das, W. Clarke, S. Steffen, P. Reddy, E. Brynjolfsson, M. Fleming

Awards and Grants

  • Google-Stanford HAI Academic Compute Grant (for ‘Job2Vec’ with Sarah Bana, Erik Brynjolfsson, and Daniel Rock), 2021
  • Wharton Dean’s Research Fund Grant, 2021
  • Google Academic Cloud Grant (for ‘Job2Vec’ with Sarah Bana, Erik Brynjolfsson, and Daniel Rock), 2020
  • Kaufman Teaching Certificate Program, 2019
  • MIT-IBM Watson AI Lab Grant, 2018

Talks

Teaching

Work and Teaching Experience

  • MIT Sloan, Go-Lab, Teaching Assistant, January 2021 - May 2021
  • Lunch Seminar - Stanford Digital Economy Lab (S-DEL), Organizer, January 2021 - May 2021
  • Lunch Seminar - MIT Initiative for Digital Economy (IDE), Organizer, September 2018 - May 2020
  • MIT Sloan A-Lab, Teaching Assistant, 2017, 2021
  • Economics of Information and Technology (15.575), Teaching Assistant, September 2019 - December 2019
  • LinkedIn - Economic Graph, Data Science Intern, June 2018 - September 2018
  • Microsoft Research, Research Assistant, May 2014 - June 2016
  • Cornerstone Research, Analyst, September 2013 - May 2014
  • Princeton University, Teaching Assistant, February 2013 - May 2013

Skills

  • Programming: R, Python, STATA, Scope, Spark, Pig, Java, SQL
  • Software: Microsoft Office, LaTeX, Gephi, Acrobat Pro, ArcGIS, Powershell, Azure, Vim
  • Languages: German (native), English (like native), French (advanced), Chinese (Beginner)
  • Other: Running, Pasta making, Squash, Webscraping, Reading, Guitar, Crafting, Cooking, MtG

Research Affiliations

  • Stanford Digital Economy Lab – Graduate Research Affiliate
  • U.S. Census Special Sworn Status (SSS)
  • Association for Information Systems (AIS)
  • LinkedIn – Economic Graph Challenge Affiliate Researcher
  • MIT Initiative on the Digital Economy – Graduate Research Affiliate

Other

  • Digital Economy Lunch Seminar Coorganizer, 2018 - 2021