Yi Chen

Contact Info

Email: yi.chen@njit.edu
Office: CAB 4028
Phone: 973-596-6302
Dept: SOM Dept

Academic Interests: data management, informatics

About: 

About Me

Yi Chen is an associate professor in the Martin Tuchman School of Management at New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT). Prior to joining NJIT, she was an associate professor in Arizona State University.

Her research interests span many aspects of data management, including information discovery, social computing and social network analysis, workflow management, information integration, and big data analytics in business.

Chen has served in the organization and program committees for various conferences, including SIGMOD, VLDB, ICDE and WWW, served as an associate editor for DAPD, a guest editor for TKDE and PVLDB, and a general co-chair for SIGMOD'2012

Education

  • Ph.D. Computer Science, University of Pennsylvania, 8/2005
  • M.S. Computer Science, University of Pennsylvania, 12/2000
  • B.S. Computer Science, Central South University, China, 7/1999

Awards and Honors

  • Outstanding Researcher in Computer Science and Engineering in Arizona State Univ.
  • Google Research Award
  • IBM Faculty Award
  • NSF CAREER Award