Yahav Bechavod

Hebrew University

Yahav Bechavod is a Postdoctoral Researcher at the School of Engineering and Applied Science at the University of Pennsylvania, working with Prof. Aaron Roth. Prior to joining Penn, he was a PhD student at the School of Computer Science and Engineering at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and an Apple Scholar in AI/ML. His research interests are primarily in algorithms, machine learning, and game theory, and specifically in the areas of fairness in machine learning, online learning, and learning in the presence of strategic behavior. He is the recipient of several awards and fellowships, including the Israeli Council for Higher Education Postdoctoral Fellowship, the Apple Scholars in AI/ML PhD Fellowship, and the Charles Clore Foundation PhD Fellowship.

Program Visits

Summer Cluster: Fairness, Summer 2019, Visiting Graduate Student
Data Privacy: Foundations and Applications, Spring 2019, Visiting Graduate Student