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I am Shahrzad Haddadan, currently a postdoctoral researcher at Brown university, honored to be working under supervision of Professor Eli Upfal. Here, I am a part of the BIGDATA group in the CS department as well as the Data Science initiative.

Before Brown, I was a postdoctoral researcher at university of Rome, working under supervision of Professor Flavio Chierichetti; followed by a few months at the Max Planck institute of informatics as a guest researcher.

Please contact me through my email: (My first name).(my last name) Office @ Brown: CIT Room 307; Zoom ID: s.haddadancalendar
Teaching statement (June 2021)
curriculum vitae (feb 2021) CV

(1) The Markov Chain Monte Carlo method, non iid sampling.

(2) Graph algorithms, bias in social networks.


I finished my PhD in theoretical Computer Science at Dartmouth College where I had the honor to work under the supervision of Professor Peter Winkler. My PhD thesis is titled "Algorithmic Problems Arising in Posets and Permutations". I received my Bachelors and Masters in Computer Science from Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran.