Dr Haris Aziz

Senior Research Scientist

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Biography

Haris Aziz is a senior research scientist at Data61, CSIRO and a conjoint senior lecturer at the University of New South Wales, Sydney. In 2015, he was selected by the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) in the AI 10 to Watch List. He is a recipient of the Julius Career Award (2016 - 2019) and was also selected in the Early Career Spotlight list at IJCAI 2016. His research has been covered by media outlets such as Sydney Morning Herald, The Guardian, The Herald, 2UE, Express Tribune, and The Daily Times.

Haris completed his PhD from University of Warwick, MSc from University of Oxford and his BSc (Honours) from Lahore University of Management Sciences. He was based at Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich and Technical University of Munich in Germany where he undertook postdoctoral research.

Haris's research interests lie at the intersection of artificial intelligence, theoretical computer science, and economics---especially computational social choice and algorithmic game theory. Haris has published at computer science venues (such as AAAI, AAMAS, AIJ, IJCAI, JAIR, STOC), economics venues (Games and Economic Behavior, Economics Letters, Economic Theory Bulletin, Journal of Mathematical Economics, and Social Choice & Welfare), as well as the primary venues at the intersection of the two fields (such as ACM EC, SAGT, and WINE). He serves and has served as a Program Committee /Senior Program Committee member of conferences including ACM EC, AAAI, AAMAS, IJCAI and COMSOC and was the co-chair of workshops CoopMAS 2013 and Explore 2015-2016.

He is also an invited Fellow of The Centre for Policy and Market Design, University of Technology Sydney and was an invited professor at University Paris Dauphine.