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NICO Alumni are fellows and graduate students who have moved on to academic professorships or are now working in industry. Please note, former Visiting Scholars and Data Science Scholars are listed on those pages respectively.

Eduardo Altmann
Professor, University of Sydney
Postdoctoral Fellow, 2008-2009

Joshua Becker
Assistant Professor, University College London
Postdoctoral Fellow, 2018-2020

Kartik Bajpai
Assistant Professor, EM Lyon Business School
PhD, Kellogg (Graduated 2019)

James Bagrow
Associate Professor, University of Vermont
Postdoctoral Fellow, 2011-2013

Yi Bu
Assistant Professor, Peking University
Postdoctoral Fellow, 2020-2021

Helena Buhr
Product Director, Spotify
Postdoctoral Fellow, 2010-2011

Cristian Candia-Castro Vallejos
Assistant Professor, Universidad del Desarrollo, Chile
Postdoctoral Fellow, 2019-2020

Julia Poncela-Casasnovas
Data Scientist, Grubhub
Postdoctoral Fellow, 2015-2017

Nima Dehmamy
Research Assistant Professor, 2019-2022

Diego Fregolente
University of North Carolina
Postdoctoral Fellow, 2015-2017

Agnes Horvat
Assistant Professor
School of Communication, Northwestern University
NICO Post Doctoral Fellow, 2013-2015
NICO Affiliated Faculty

Roger Guimera
Research Professor, ICREA
Postdoctoral Fellow, 2003

Jonathan Haynes
SVP Director, Analytics at Starcom
Postdoctoral Fellow, 2010-2012

Ching Jin
Assistant Professor, University of Warwick 
NICO Associate Director, 2023
Postdoctoral Fellow, 2018-2023

Woo Seong Jo
Postdoctoral Fellow, 2018-2020

Jared Lorince
Software Engineer, Hex Technologies
Postdoctoral Fellow, 2016

Yifang Ma
Assistant Professor, Peking University
Postdoctoral Fellow, 2016-2019

Suman Kalyan Maity
Postdoctoral Research Associate, MIT
Postdoctoral Fellow, 2018 - 2021

Spiro Maroulis
Associate Professor, Arizona State University
Postdoctoral Fellow, 2008-2009

Michael Mauskapf
Assistant Professor, Columbia Business School
PhD, Kellogg (Graduated 2017)

Sourav Medya
Assistant Professor, University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC)
Research Assistant Professor, 2021-2022
Postdoctoral Fellow, 2019-2021

Satyam Mukherjee
Associate Professor, Shiv Nadar University, Greater Noida, India
Postdoctoral Fellow, 2012-2016

Laura Nelson
Assistant Professor, University of British Columbia.
Postdoctoral Fellow, 2014-2016

Jaehyuk Park
, Korea Development Institute
Postdoctoral Fellow, 2020-2021

Minsu Park
Assistant Professor, NYU Abu Dhabi
Postdoctoral Fellow, 2019-2020

Mohammad Rasoolinejad
Postdoctoral Fellow, 2019-2021

Mark Rivera
Staff Researcher, Slack
PhD, Kellogg (graduated 2010)

Daniel Romero
Associate Professor, University of Michigan
Postdoctoral Fellow, 2011-2013

Serguei Saavedra
Associate Professor, MIT
Postdoctoral Fellow, 2010-2012

Pramesh Singh
University of Houston
Postdoctoral Fellow, 2015-2016

Michael Stringer
Executive Design Director, IDEO
NICO External Faculty
Postdoctoral Fellow, 2011

Yuan (Tanya) Tian
Assistant Professor, NYU Shanghai
PhD, Kellogg (Graduated 2021)

Jayaram Uparna
Assistant Professor, Indian Institute of Management Bangalore
PhD, Kellogg (Graduated 2015)

Frank van der Wouden
Assistant Professor, University of Hong Kong
Postdoctoral Fellow, 2018-2019

Wouter Vermeer
Research Assistant Professor, Feinberg School of Medicine
Postdoctoral Fellow, 2016-2018

Yang Wang
Postdoctoral Fellow, 2018-2019

Youyou Wu
Postdoctoral Fellow, 2016-2018

Stefan Wuchty
Associate Professor, University of Miami
Postdoctoral Fellow, 2007

Yang Yang
Assistant Professor, Syracuse University
Research Assistant Professor, 2017-2020
Postdoctoral Fellow, 2015-2017

Yian Yin
Assistant Professor, Cornell University
PhD, McCormick (Graduated 2022)

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