Information Systems New York University. Stern School of Business.
Data Mining, Experimental Design, Statistics, Social media, Big Data
Akhmed Umyarov received his PhD from New York University's Stern School of Business in 2010. He also holds an M.Sc. in mathematics with the highest distinction from Moscow State University, Russia.
His general research theme focuses on causal identification of human behavior phenomena in online settings. He has done specific work in the context of peer influence inside music listening freemium communities as well as in the context of anonymity inside online dating communities that was published or presented in the leading national venues such as NBER and Management Science.
His industry experience includes serving as a quantitative researcher for Moody's Corp. on Wall Street where he worked with the student loan default data, as a research and software engineer for Samsung Electronics in South Korea, and as a research engineer for Neurocom in Moscow, Russia.