Students

IMG_4153One of the most enjoyable parts of my job is working closely with students on a variety of research topics. Below is a list of talented students with whom I’ve had the opportunity to collaborate either at UNC or elsewhere.

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Current Student Collaborators

  • Snigdha Petluru 
    PhD student in Information Science, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  • Wenyuan Wang
    PhD student in Information Science, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  • Alex Rich
    PhD student in Health Informatics, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  • Yufei Zhang
    Masters student in Information Science, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  • Rashnil Chaturvedi
    Masters student in Information Science, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  • Justin Hyeong Kim
    Undergraduate student in Information Science, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

PhD Committees

Current Committees

  • Snigdha Petluru
    Information Science, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  • Wenyuan Wang
    Information Science, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  • Charlene Finley (co-advisor)
    Information Science, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  • Femi Alabi
    Computer Science, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  • Adam Sage
    Pharmacy, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  • Natalie Stanley
    Bioinformatics and Computational Biology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Completed Committees

  • Chanin Tolson
    Bioinformatics and Computational Biology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (2017)
    Received PhD and accepted position at Apple
  • Yi Han
    Computer Science, Georgia Institute of Technology (2016)
  • Yedendra Shrinivasan
    Computer Science, Technische Universiteit Eindhoven (2009)
    Received PhD and accepted position at IBM Research India
  • Krist Wongsuphasawat
    Computer Science, University of Maryland (2012)
    Received PhD and accepted position at Twitter

Former Student Collaborators

  • Shun Sun, 2015-2016
    Masters student in Information Science at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
    Graduated Fall 2016
  • Zhenwei Wang, 2015-2016
    Masters student in Information Science at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
    Graduated Fall 2016 and accepted a postition at IBM
  • Rita Kundu, 2015-2016
    Masters student in Information Science at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
    Graduated in Spring 2016 and accepted a position at Fidelity Investments
  • Jyotsna Sastrula, 2015-2016
    Masters student in Information Science at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
    Graduated in Spring 2016 and accepted a position at Fidelity Investments
  • Sreenivas Reddy, 2015
    Masters student in Information Science at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
    Graduated in Fall 2015 and accepted a position at LendUp
  • Annie Chen, 2015
    PhD candidate in Information Science at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
    Received PhD and accepted faculty position at the University of Washington
  • Brandon Price, 2015
    Undergraduate in Computer Science at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
    Entered graduate school at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  • Grace Shin, 2014
    PhD student in Information Science at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Student Interns Supervised While at the IBM T.J. Watson Research Center

  • Nan Cao
    Summer 2010
    Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
    Received PhD and accepted position at IBM T.J. Watson Research Center
  • Wen-Hunag Cheng
    Summer 2007
    National Taiwan University
    Received PhD and accepted position at the Institute of Information Science, Academia Sincia
  • Yedendra Shrinivasan
    Summer 2008
    Technische Universiteit Eindhoven
    Received PhD and accepted position at IBM Research India
  • Chad Stolper
    Summer 2013
    Georgia Institute of Technology

    Received PhD and accepted position at Southwestern University
  • Krist Wongsuphasawat
    Summer 2011
    University of Maryland
    Received PhD and accepted position at Twitter, Inc.
  • Zhiyuan Zhang
    Summer 2012
    Stony Brook University
    Received PhD and accepted position at Facebook