CIS Seminar: “Challenges of Incorporating Algorithms into Decision Making: Fairness, Welfare and Disparate Interactions”
December 1 at 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Computer Science Dept. Harvard University
Yiling Chen is a Gordon McKay Professor of Computer Science at Harvard University. She received her Ph.D. in Information Sciences and Technology from the Pennsylvania State University. Prior to working at Harvard, she spent two years at Yahoo! Research in New York City. Her research focuses on topics in the intersection of computer science, economics and other social sciences. She was a recipient of NSF Career award and and The Penn State Alumni Association Early Career Award, and was selected by IEEE Intelligent Systems as one of “AI’s 10 to Watch” in 2011. Her work received best paper awards at ACM EC, AAMAS, ACM FAccT and ACM CHI conferences. She has co-chaired the 2013 Conference on Web and Internet Economics (WINE’13), the 2016 ACM Conference on Economics and Computation (EC’16) and the 2018 AAAI Conference on Human Computation and Crowdsourcing (HCOMP’18) and has served as an associate editor for several journals.