Academic Positions

  • Present 2017

    Assistant Professor

    University of Toronto, Department of Computer Science

  • 2017 2016

    Postdoctoral Fellow

    Harvard University, Center for Research on Computation and Society (CRCS)

Education & Training

  • 2016 2011

    Ph.D. in Computer Science

    Carnegie Mellon University

  • 2011 2007

    B. Tech. with Honors in Computer Science & Engineering

    IIT Bombay




Honors, Awards and Grants

  • 2016
    Victor Lesser Distinguished Dissertation Award

    The International Foundation for Autonomous Agents and Multiagent Systems (IFAAMAS)

    More information: IFAAMAS Awards, U of T news, Harvard news

  • 2014
    Facebook Graduate Fellowship

    Facebook Inc.

    More information: Fellowship program, Fellows (a weird direct link to my "fellow page"), CMU news

  • 2013-2014
    Hima and Jive Graduate Fellowship

    Carnegie Mellon University

    Annually awarded to one international student in the School of Computer Science.

  • 2011
    President's Gold Medal

    IIT Bombay

    Annually awarded to the top student in the graduating class at IIT Bombay.

    More information: About the award, City news

  • 2007
    Indian National Mathematics Olympiad

    Cleared along with 5 other students from my year.

    More information: About the competition, Problem set