Integrating methods from network analysis, natural language processing, and machine learning with theories from the social sciences to advance knowledge and discovery about interaction-based and communication-based social systems
Jana's Group
2019, (left to right) back row: Pingjing, Nikolaus, Apratim, Jaihyun, Craig, Jana, Shadi; front row: Julian, Ke-Rou, Shub, Janina, Ly, Kanyao, and Lan

Faculty

Jana Diesner

Jana Diesner
Associate Professor, iSchool

Current Students

PhD Students

Shadi Rezapour

Rezvaneh "Shadi" Rezapour
PhD student, iSchool

Craig Evans

Craig Evans
PhD student, Informatics

Ly Dinh

Ly Dinh
PhD student, iSchool

Janina Sarol

Janina Sarol
PhD student, Informatics

Nikolaus Parulian

Nikolaus Parulian
PhD student, iSchool

Kanyao Han

Kanyao Han
PhD student, iSchool

Apratim Mishra

Apratim Mishra
PhD student, iSchool

Jaihyun Park

Jaihyun Park
PhD student, iSchool

Pingjing Yang

Pingjing Yang
PhD student, Informatics

Yubin Ge

Yubin Ge
PhD student, Computer Science

Lan Jiang

Lan Jiang
PhD student, iSchool

Sullam Jeoung

Sul lam Jeoung
PhD student, iSchool

Clara Belitz

Clara Belitz
PhD student, iSchool

Angela Rhodes

Angela Rhodes
PhD student, Informatics

Master Students and Undergraduate Students

Research Staff

Julian Chin

Chieh-Li "Julian" Chin
Research Manager, iSchool

MS CS, UIUC (2013)
MS LIS, UIUC (2012)

Alumni

PhD Students

Postdoctoral Research Associate

Master Students

Undergraduate Researchers

Jana's Group
2018, Left to right: Jiang, Avram, Rezapour, Diesner, Dinh, Chin, Mishra, LaLone
Jana's Group
2017, Left to right: Jiang, Lu, Rezapour, Diesner, Dinh, Mishra, Chin