2017 - Present          PhD Student, Computer Science

         University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA

          Advisor: Alexandros Labrinidis

2014 - 2017    Master of Science, Computer Science and Engineering

          Politecnico di Milano, Milan, Italy – Gold scholarship holder

                      GPA: 110 cum laude (highest honor)

Thesis: Event-based User Profiling in Social Media Using Data Mining Approaches 

2002 - 2007   Bachelor of Science, Computer Software Engineering 

              Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran

Thesis: Design and Implementation of a Multimedia Value-Added Message Service