PhD, Computer Science, University of Texas at Austin
Mayank Kejriwal is a Research Assistant Professor in the Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering, and a Research Lead at the USC Information Sciences Institute. His research has been, or is currently, funded by DARPA, corporate and philanthropic grants, and government agencies. He is a passionate advocate of using Artificial Intelligence technology for social good, and regularly collaborates with domain-experts to build such systems. He is the author of three books, the most recent being Knowledge Graphs: Fundamentals, Techniques and Applications, published by MIT Press in March, 2021.
Named Finalist, AAAS Early Career Award for Public Engagement with Science, 2021
Recipient, Yahoo! Faculty Research Engagement Program, 2019
Recipient, Copper Black Award for Creative Achievement, Mensa Foundation, 2019
Recipient, Key Scientific Challenge Award, Allen Institute for Artificial Intelligence, 2018
Recipient, International Best Dissertation Award, Semantic Web Science Association, 2017
Research Lead, Information Sciences Institute