Michael's Head'

Michael D. Ekstrand, Ph.D


Apr 13 β€” Remote REU

We are running another remote research experience for undergraduates on fair search and recommendation. Applications are due April 25.

Mar 16 β€” RecSys workshops

I am co-organizing two workshops at RecSys 2021: the fourth FAccTrec and a new workshop on simulations and synthetic data (β€œSimuRec”).

Mar 08 β€” Privacy decisions at UMAP

Our paper Privacy as a Planned Behavior: Effects of Situational Factors on Privacy Perceptions and Plans (led by Boise State student Nuhil Mehdy) has been accepted for publication at UMAP 2021.

Jan 15 β€” Estimating metrics at TheWebConf

New paper Estimation of Fair Ranking Metrics with Incomplete Judgments, led by Omer Kirnap (UCL), has been accepted for publication in TheWebConf 2021.

Oct 26 β€” Book gender in UMUAI

Our paper Exploring Author Gender in Book Rating and Recommendation has been accepted for publication in User Modeling and User-Adapted Interaction.