Panagiotis G. Ipeirotis
Associate Professor of Information, Operations, and Management Sciences, Stern School of Business, New York University

Information Systems Group
Department of Information, Operations,
and Management Sciences
Leonard N. Stern School of Business
New York University
44 West 4th Street, Suite 8-84
New York, NY 10012-1126, USA
Phone: +1 (212) 998-0803
Fax: +1 (212) 995-4228

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 four “Best Paper” awards (IEEE ICDE 2005, ACM SIGMOD 2006, WWW 2011, ICIS 2012), two “Best Paper Runner Up” awards (JCDL 2002, ACM KDD 2008), and is also a recipient of a CAREER award from the National Science Foundation and of several other grants.

Education

  • Ph.D. (with distinction), Computer Science, Columbia University, Sep 2004
        Dissertation Title: Classifying and Searching Hidden-Web Text Databases
        Advisor: Luis Gravano
  • M.Phil., Computer Science, Columbia University, Feb 2003
  • M.Sc., Computer Science, Columbia University, Feb 2001
  • Diploma, Computer Engineering and Informatics, University of Patras, Greece, Jul 1999
        Rank: 1st in School of Engineering (out of approximately 600 students), GPA: 9.34 / 10

Professional Employment

  • Sep 2010 – now: Associate Professor. Department of Information, Operations, and Management Sciences, Leonard N. Stern School of Business, New York University, New York, NY, USA
  • Oct 2005 – now: Affiliated Faculty, Courtesy Appointment. Computer Science Department, Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences, New York University, New York, NY, USA
  • Jul 2011 – now: Chief Scientist, Tagasauris, New York, NY, USA
  • Jan 2012 – Dec 2012: Academic-in-residence, oDesk, Redwood City, CA, USA
  • Sep 2004 – Aug 2010: Assistant Professor. Department of Information, Operations, and Management Sciences, Leonard N. Stern School of Business, New York University, New York, NY, USA
  • Sep 1999 – Aug 2004: Graduate Research Assistant. Computer Science Department, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
  • May 2003 – Aug 2003: Research Intern. Microsoft Research Ltd, Cambridge, U.K.
  • Sep 1998 – Jun 1999: Research Assistant. Graphics and Multimedia Lab, Computer Engineering & Informatics Department, University of Patras, Greece
  • Nov 1997 – Aug 1999: Engineer. Computing and Networking Services, Computer Technology Institute, Patras, Greece
  • Oct 1995 – Nov 1997: System Administrator . Computer Engineeringand Informatics Department, University of Patras, Greece
  • Sep 1992 – Aug 1994: Instructor. Data Computer School, Serres, Greece

Teaching Experience

  • IOMS Department, Stern School of Business, New York University, New York
    • Fall 2011: Instructor, Information Technology in Business and Society (C20.0001), Instructor Rating: 6.3/7.0
    • Fall 2010: Instructor, Information Technology in Business and Society (C20.0001), Instructor Rating: 5.5/7.0
    • Fall 2009: Instructor, Information Technology in Business and Society (C20.0001), Instructor Rating: 6.3/7.0
    • Fall 2008: Instructor, Search and the New Economy (B20.3136), Instructor Rating: 5.7/7.0
    • Fall 2008: Instructor, Information Technology in Business and Society (C20.0001), Instructor Rating: 6.4/7.0
    • Winter 2008: Instructor, Search and the New Economy (B20.3136), Instructor Rating: 6.3/7.0
    • Fall 2007: Instructor, Information Technology in Business and Society (C20.0001), Instructor Rating: 6.6/7.0
    • Spring 2007: Instructor, Information Systems Technical Research Seminar (B20.3383), Instructor Rating: 7.0/7.0
    • Fall 2006: Instructor, Information Technology in Business and Society (C20.0001), Instructor Rating: 6.6/7.0
    • Spring 2006: Instructor, Information Systems Technical Research Seminar (B20.3383), Instructor Rating: 7.0/7.0
    • Spring 2006: Instructor, Information Technology in Business and Society (C20.0001), Instructor Rating: 5.9/7.0
    • Spring 2005: Instructor, Computer-based Systems for Management Support (C20.0001), Instructor Rating: 5.7/7.0
  • Computer Science Department, Columbia University, New York
    • Spring 2003: Teaching Assistant, Advanced Database Systems (COMS 6111)
    • Spring 2002: Teaching Assistant, Advanced Database Systems (COMS 6111)
    • Spring 2001: Teaching Assistant, Advanced Database Systems (COMS 6111)
    • Spring 2000: Teaching Assistant, Advanced Database Systems (COMS 6111)
    • Spring 2001: Instructor, Columbia Video Network, Advanced Database Systems (COMS 6111)
    • Summer 2000: Instructor, Columbia Video Network, Advanced Database Systems (COMS 6111)
  • Spring 1996: Grader, Computer Engineering and Informatics Department, University of Patras, Greece. Course: Programming Languages
  • 1992-1994: Instructor, “Data Computer” School. Course: Programming Languages and Operating Systems