University Services
  • Strengthening Research Committee, College of Computing, 2021 - Present
  • Graduate Studies Committee, Illinois Institute of Technology, 2018 - 2021
  • ITM Chair Search Committee, 2021
  • Committee for Joint Statistics Course, 2020
  • Academic Grievance Committee member, 2016
  • ITM Curriculum Committee
  • ITM Faculty Committee, 2016 - Present
Conference Organizations
Track | Workshop Organizations
Program Committee Member (Selected)
  • ACM SIGKDD Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (KDD): 2022, 2021
  • ACM Conference on Web Search and Data Mining (WSDM): 2022, 2021
  • ACM Conference on Information Retrieval (SIGIR): 2021, 2020, 2019, 2018
  • International World Wide Web Conference (WWW): 2022, 2021, 2020, 2019, 2018, 2017
  • ACM Conference on Recommender Systems (RecSys): 2021, 2020, 2019, 2018, 2017
  • ACM Conference on User Modeling, Adaptation & Personalization (UMAP): 2021, 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015
  • ACM Conference on Intelligent User Interfaces (IUI): 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016
  • European Conference on Information Retrieval (ECIR): 2018
  • ACM Conference on Human Information Interaction & Retrieval (CHIIR): 2017
  • International Conference on Weblogs and Social Media (ICWSM): 2018, 2017, 2014
  • ACM Symposium on Applied Computing (SAC): 2014
  • Pacific-Asia Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (PAKDD): 2018, 2017
  • ACM Global Computing Education Conference (CompEd): 2019
  • ACM Conference on Information Technology Education (SIGITE): 2018
  • International Conference on Electronic Commerce and Web Technologies (EC-WEB): 2013
Grant Proposal Reviewer
  • 2019, Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO)
  • 2016, US National Science Foundation (NSF)
Editorial Board and Services
  • 2020, International Journal of Entertainment Technology and Management (IJEntTM)
Journal Guest Editor
  • 2022, Lead Guest Editor of Special Issue on "Affective Recommender Systems" at Applied Sciences, MDPI
  • 2021, Lead Guest Editor of Special Issue on "Advances in Recommender Systems" at Journal of Intelligent Information Systems, Springer
Journal Reviewer
  • TOIS, ACM Transactions on Information Systems
  • TOIT, ACM Transactions on Internet Technology
  • TWeb, ACM Transactions on the Web
  • TMIS, ACM Transactions on Management Information Systems
  • TIST, ACM Transactions on Intelligent Systems and Technology
  • TiiS, ACM Transactions on Interactive Intelligent Systems (distinguished reviewer)
  • TKDE, IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering
  • TLT, IEEE Transactions on Learning Technologies
  • TCSS, IEEE Transactions on Computational Social Systems
  • TIFS, IEEE Transactions on Information Forensics & Security
  • TETC, IEEE Transactions on Emerging Topics in Computing
  • IEEE-IS, IEEE Intelligent Systems
  • UMUAI, User Modeling and User-Adapted Interaction
  • InfoSci, Information Sciences, Elsevier
  • KBS, Knowledge-Based Systems
  • Patterns@Cell.com
  • WWWJ, World Wide Web: Internet and Web Information Systems
  • ECRA, Electronic Commerce Research and Applications
  • FGCS, Future Generation Computer Systems
  • JASIST, Journal of the Association for Information Science and Technology
  • ASOC, Applied Soft Computing
  • SIMPAT, Simulation Modelling Practice and Theory
  • IPM, Information Processing and Management
  • IJITDM, International Journal of Information Technology & Decision Making
  • PMC, Pervasive and Mobile Computing
  • NC, Neurocomputing, Elsevier
  • WIAS, Web Intelligence: An International Journal
  • JIIS, Journal of Intelligent Information Systems
  • JITT, Journal of Information Technology & Tourism
  • SLE, Smart Learning Environments
  • IJSNM, International Journal of Social Network Mining
  • JIIS, Journal of Internet and Information Systems
  • IxD&A, Interaction Design and Architecture (s) Journal
  • MDPI Journals: Applied Science, Information