Update - May 2017:
Currently working with Data-Smart City Solutions at 
Update - May 2016:
Currently working with Data Science for Social Good Fellowship at

Update - May 2015: 
Currently working as a data science fellow at "The Eric & Wendy Schmidt Data Science for Social Good" at 


I am a lecturer and a PhD candidate at Warrington College of Business Administration, University of Florida (UF).

My research interest is the areas of open dataopen accessopen scienceopen source, and social interactions on online communities.

My favorite type of analyses are social network analysis. large scale data mining, machine learning, econometrics, and text Mining.

Before joining UF in 2013, I received my MBA from the University of Massachusetts at Boston. Before that, I received an MSc in Industrial Engineering and a BSc in Computer Science from IUST and Sharif University of Technology.

Office Address:
University of Florida,
Warrington College of Business Administration
Department of Information Systems and Operations Management
PO Box 117169
Gainesville, Florida 32611-7169

External links: 
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