Academic • NSF CAREER award, titled “Machine Learning through the Lens of Economics (And Vice Versa).” (February 2015) • Yahoo! PhD Fellowship 2008 Winner, one of four students to receive full two years of financial support towards a PhD. (Spring 2008) • Winner of the Web Spam Challenge, Track II of a Machine Learning competition that compared submitted algorithms for detecting Web Spam. (Summer 2007) • Winner of Key Technical Challenges Grant, a Yahoo!-funded award of $5000 in support of academic research. (Spring 2007)