Short Bio

Panos Ipeirotis is an Associate Professor and George A. Kellner Faculty Fellow at the Department of Information, Operations, and Management Sciences at Leonard N. Stern School of Business of New York University. His recent research interests focus on crowdsourcing and on mining user-generated content on the Internet. He received his Ph.D. degree in Computer Science from Columbia University in 2004. He has received six “Best Paper” awards, three “Best Paper Runner Up” awards, and is also a recipient of a CAREER award from the National Science Foundation and of several other grants.

Research Interests

  • Crowdsourcing
  • Online Labor Markets
  • Social Media Analytics
  • Data Mining
  • Information Retrieval

Selected Honors, Awards, and Grants

  • Nov 2014
    Best Paper Award, AAAI HCOMP 2014
    For the paper ``STEP: A Scalable Testing and Evaluation Platform`` co-authored with Maria Christoforaki
  • Nov 2014
    Best Paper Award for years 2011-2014, Management Science, ISS/INFORMS
    For the paper ``Deriving the Pricing Power of Product Features by Mining Consumer Reviews``, co-authored with Nikolay Archak and Anindya Ghose
  • Dec 2012
    Best Theme Paper Award, ICIS 2012
    For the paper paper ``Search Less, Find More? Examining Limited Consumer Search with Social Media and Product Search Engines`` co-authored with Beibei Li and Anindya Ghose
  • Apr 2011
    Best Paper Award, WWW 2011
    For the paper ``Towards a theory model for product search``, co-authored with Beibei Li and Anindya Ghose
  • Aug 2008
    Best Paper Runner Up Award, KDD 2008
    For the paper ``Get another label? improving data quality and data mining using multiple, noisy labelers`` co-authored with Foster Provost and Victor Sheng

Education & Training

  • Ph.D. 2004

    Ph.D. in Computer Science

    Columbia University, New York, USA

  • M.Sc. 2001

    M.Sc. in Computer Science

    Columbia University, New York, USA

  • B.Sc. 1999

    Diploma in Computer Engineering and Informatics

    University of Patras, Greece