Undergraduate research opportunities (UROP)

I am looking for interested MIT students who want to contribute to research on social networks, applied graph theory, habits, and statistics.

Teaching at MIT

I am on a junior teaching leave for AY 2017-2018, so I expect to be teaching again in Spring 2019.

Marketing analytics

Spring 2016 & 2017. Not offered Spring 2018. Will return in Spring 2019 as 15.821.

More information about last year’s course is here.

Experimental design

Spring 2016. 15.840.

Doctoral seminar with a combination of (a) methodological readings and lectures on experimental design, especially for field experiments, and (b) critical readings of important work using randomized experiments.

Free online courses

Exploratory data analysis with R

Massive open online course (MOOC) on Udacity. With Moira Burke, Chris Saden, and Solomon Messing. Enroll for free here.

Previous teaching at Stanford University

Communication 114S. Persuasion, Contagion, and Compliance-Gaining in Online Media

Summer 2011. Syllabus.

Teaching as teaching assistant:

  • CS 378. Phenomenological foundations of language, cognition, and computation. Terry Winograd. Fall 2009, Fall 2011.
  • CS 377P. Persuading people online and via mobile phones. B.J. Fogg. Fall 2006.