Edoardo (Edo) Airoldi

Edoardo (Edo) Airoldi

Associate Professor of Statistics
Shutzer Fellow, Radcliffe Institute of Advanced Studies
Edoardo (Edo) Airoldi

Research Interests

  • Theory and methods for the analysis of network data
  • Optimal design and analysis of experiments on large networks
  • Geometry of inference in ill-posed inverse problems, including network tomography and contingency tables
  • Modeling and inference in high-throughput biology, including sequencing and mass spectrometry
  • Applied methodology for computational social science, including text
  • Statistical inference strategies for massive data sets


  • Ph.D. in Computer Science, Carnegie Mellon University, January 2007.
  • M.S. in Computational and Statistical Learning, Carnegie Mellon University, August 2003.
  • M.S. in Statistics, Carnegie Mellon University, August 2003.
  • B.S. in Mathematical Statistics, Bocconi University, October 1999.


  • January 2013 -, Associate Professor of Statistics, Harvard University
  • January 2009 - December 2012, Assistant Professor of Statistics, Harvard University
  • December 2006 - December 2008, Postdoctoral Fellow, Lewis-Sigler Institute for Integrative Genomics & Department of Computer Science, Princeton University

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Curriculum vitae

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Contact Information


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p: (617) 496-8318