Manish Raghavan will be a postdoctoral researcher at the Harvard Center for Research on Computation and Society (CRCS) from Fall 2021. He will also take over the position of assistant professor at the MIT Sloan School of Management and department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science starting Fall 2022.
His research interests are the societal impacts of algorithmic decision-making, incorporating legal, economic, and normative considerations into the study of algorithms and machine learning.
In the past, he has studied algorithms used in the criminal justice system, credit scoring, and employment. He has also spent time working at Google, Facebook, and Microsoft. He is supported by fellowships from Cornell University, the National Science Foundation, and Microsoft Research.
He holds a BS in electrical engineering and computer science from UC Berkeley.