People

The center has four principal members: Renssealer Polytechnic Institute, Northeastern University, City University of New York and IBM. In addition, the center has multiple partners from many other institutions.

Center Director

Boleslaw Szymanski
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Claire and Roland Schmitt Distinguished Professsor, Department of Computer Science

Government Lead

Keryl Cosenzo
ARL

Principle Member, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Participants

Sibel Adali
(Project T2 Lead), Associate Professor, Department of Computer Science

Malik Magdon-Ismail
(Project S2 Lead), Associate Professor, Department of Computer Science

Wayne Gray
(Project S3 Lead), Professor, Department of Cognitive Science, Dean of Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences

Jim Hendler
(Experimentation Coordinator), Tetherless World Senior Constellation Professor, Department of Computer Science

Gyorgy Korniss
Associate Professor, Department of Physics

Mark Goldberg
Professor, Department of Computer Science

Chjan Lim
Professor, Department of Mathematics

Michael Shoelles
Research Faculty, Department of Cognitive Science

William Wallace
Yamada Corporation Professor, Department of Decision Sciences and Engineering

General Member Northeastern Participants

Albert-Laszlo Barabasi
Distinguished University Professor, Department of Physics, Director of the Center for Complex Network Research

David Lazer
(Chief Social Scientist), Associate Professor, Public Policy

General Member IBM Participants

Ching-Yung Lin
(Project S1 Lead)

Ravi Konuru

Zhen Wen

Spiros Papadimitriou

General Member CUNY Participants

Ted Brown
(Education Lead), Professor, Department of Computer Science

Simon Parsons
Professor, Department of Computer Science

Hernan Makse
Professor, Department of Physics

Jennifer Mangels
Associate Professor, Department of Psychology

Subawardees

Sinan Aral
(NYU), Assistant Professor, Stern School of Business

Jennifer Golbeck
(UMD), Assistant Professor, College of Information Studies

Alex Pentland
(MIT), Toshiba Professor of Media, Arts and Sciences

Brian Uzzi
(Northwestern Univ.), Richard L. Thomas Distinguished Chair in Leadership, Kellogg School of Management

Zoltan Toroczkai
(Notre Dame), Associate Professor, Department of Physics

Nitesh Chawla
(Notre Dame), Assistant Professor, Department of Computer Science

David Hachen
(Notre Dame), Associate Professor, Sociology

Omar Lizzardo
(Notre Dame), Assistant Professor, Sociology

Alessandro Vespignani
(Indiana), Professor of Informatics and Computing

Stanley Wasserman
(Indiana), Rudy Professor of Sociology, Pyschology and Statistics