Congratulations to Dr. Lingfei Wu, who has accepted a faculty position in the School of Computing and Information at the University of Pittsburgh.
After graduation from the Web Mining Lab in 2013, Lingfei worked at Baidu, Arizona State University and University of Chicago, respectively. He has published dozens of articles in top-tier journals, including Nature, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, Scientific Reports, Physica A, and Physical Review E. His work has been supported by Tencent Research Institute, National Science Foundation, and Kaifeng Foundation.
The School of Computing and Information at the University of Pittsburgh is ranked 10th in the list of Best Library and Information Studies Programs by US News & World Report. Lingfei will start as an Assistant Professor (tenure-track) in the fall semester of 2019.