Curriculum Vitae

Academic Positions

Assistant Professor, Heinz College of Information Systems and Public Policy, Carnegie Mellon University (2023 - present)

Assistant Professor, Mccombs School of Business, The University of Texas at Austin (2020 - 2023)

Other Appointments

Member, Federal Economic Statistics Advisory Committee, BEA/ BLS/ Dept. of Commerce/ Census (2023 - present)


Ph.D., Management Science (Information Technology), Sloan School of Management, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (USA), 2020

M.S. (double degree), Management, University of Mannheim (Germany) & ESSEC Business School (France), 2014

B.Tech. , Computer Science and Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Delhi (India), 2011

Awards and Grants

Referee Service

Nature Human Behavior, Management Science, Marketing Science, Information Systems Research, MIS Quarterly, Journal of Economics & Management Strategy, University of Chicago Law Review, PLOS One, Scientific Reports, International Conference on Information Systems (ICIS), Conference on Information Systems and Technology (CIST), Strategic Management Society Annual Conference (SMS), European Conference on Information Systems (ECIS)

Editorial Service

Associate Editor for International Conference on Information Systems (ICIS)

Program Committee for Conference on Information Systems and Technology (CIST), Workshop on Platform Analytics

University Service

UT Austin: PhD recruiting committee, Behavioral Lab Committee, Coordinator for department seminar series

Personal Information

Nationality: Indian Citizen (Born in Secunderabad in 1990), US Permanent Resident (Green Card)

Languages: Telugu (Native), English (Fluent), Hindi (Fluent), French (Intermediate), German/ Swiss-German (Basic)

Spouse: Manuela Collis (PhD candidate in Strategic Management at Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto)