Hello, World!

I am a Research Assistant Professor at the College of Information and Computer Sciences at the University of Massachusetts Amherst.

My research contributes statistical methods to understand and augment social intelligence in the systems of our information society. The ambition of my research is to develop a mathematical understanding of fundamental social processes and to design fair and efficient social computing systems.

Research areas: fair and explainable machine learning, computational social science, social media, social networks, causality.

Grants and prizes

  • Project “Agendas and frames in a global pandemic: Evolution of cross-country media coverage”
    Supplementary grant from Volkswagen Foundation for 2021-2022 (€120k)
    Przemyslaw A. Grabowicz, Scott Hale, Fabian Flöck, David Jurgens

  • Project “Current Affairs 2.0: Agenda Setting in the European Union
    Grant from Volkswagen Foundation for Computational Social Science for 2017-2022 (€843k)
    Przemyslaw A. Grabowicz, Scott Hale, Fabian Flöck, David Jurgens

  • WICI Data Challenge main prize recipients ($10k)
    Real-time visualization of relevant portions of large dynamic networks, 2013
    Przemyslaw A. Grabowicz, Luca Maria Aiello, Fil Menczer

Press coverages