Social Computing Lab led by Jana Diesner
Network Analysis · Natural Language Processing · Human-Centered Data Science
Jana's Group

I am excited to work with these students and staff members in our lab:

Current Students

PhD Students

Shub Mishra

Shubhanshu Mishra
PhD student, iSchool

Aseel Addawood

Aseel Addawood
PhD student, Informatics

Ming Jiang

Ming Jiang
PhD student, iSchool

Shadi Rezapour

Rezvaneh "Shadi" Rezapour
PhD student, iSchool

Ly Dinh

Ly Dinh
PhD student, iSchool

Mihai Avram

Mihai Avram
PhD student, iSchool

Janina Sarol

Janina Sarol
PhD student, Informatics

Master Students

Saumil Shah

Saumil Shah
MSIM student, iSchool

Undergraduate Students

Yaoyu Dorothy Zhang

Dorothy Zhang
Major: Accountancy, Minor: Informatics

Research Staff

Nick LaLone

Nicolas LaLone
Postdoctoral Research Associate, iSchool

PhD IST, PSU (2018)
MA Sociology, TSU (2012)

Julian Chin

Chieh-Li "Julian" Chin
Research Manager, iSchool

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

Alumni

PhD Students

Jinseok Kim

Jinseok Kim
PhD LIS, iSchool (2017)

Dissertation: The Impact of Author Name Disambiguation on Knowledge Discovery from LargeScale Scholarly Data

Research Assistant Professor, University of Michigan

Craig Evans

Craig Evans
PhD student, Informatics

Master Students

Amir Aleyasin

Amirhossein Aleyasin
Master of Science in Computer Science, UIUC (2016)

PhD student, Computer Science

Liang Tao

Liang Tao
MS Agricultural and Biological Engineering, UIUC (2015)

Bloomberg L.P.

Harathi Korrapati

Harathi Korrapati
MS Bioinformatics, UIUC (2016)

National Center for Supercomputing Applications (NCSA)

Undergraduate Researchers

Sandra Franco

Sandra Franco
BS Linguistics (2016)

Jessica Schmiederer

Jessica Schmiederer
Actuarial Science and Economics

Tiffany Lu

Tiffany Lu
Computer Engineering