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Current Position
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Cognitive Modeling, Institute for Cognitive and Brain Science, Shahid Beheshti University, Tehran, Iran, Since August 2017
Working Experience
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Statistics, Faculty of Mathematical Sciences, Shahid Beheshti University, Tehran, Iran, August 2016 - August 2017
  • Adjunct faculty member, Department of Cognitive Modeling, Institute for Cognitive and Brain Science, Shahid Beheshti University, Tehran, Iran, August 2016 - August 2017
  • Post-doctoral Fellow, Institute for Cognitive and Brain Science, Shahid Beheshti University, Tehran, Iran, August 2015 - August 2016 (granted by the Cognitive Science and Technologies Council of the Vise-presidency of Iran)

Education
  • Ph.D., Statistics, Stochastic Spatial Point Processes, 2015, Aalborg University, Aalborg, Denmark. 
  • M.Sc., Mathematical Statistics, 2010, Shahid Beheshti University, Tehran, Iran. 
  • B.Sc., Statistics, 2007, Shahid Beheshti University, Tehran, Iran.
Research Visits
  • Universitat Jaume I, Department of Mathematics, Castellon, Spain (January 2017), Visiting professor Jorge Mateu.

    PhD Dissertation
    M.Sc. Thesis

    Editorial and Executive Experiences
    • A member of the editorial board of the Newsletter of the Iranian Statistical Society (June 2019 - Current)
    • A member of the SBU International committee and the representative of that in ICBS (February 2018 - Current)
    • A member of the 14th Board of Directors of the Iranian Statistical Society, September 2018 - September 2020. 
    • The Secretary of the "Scientific Board of Ahwazi Young Investigator Award" in the 6th Basic and Clinical Neuroscience Congress, Dec. 20-22, 2017, Tehran, Iran.
    • Reviewing papers for the ISI Journals like Spatial Statistics (Elsevier) and Journal of Statistical Theory and Applications (Atlantic Press). 
    • Founder of the Neuro-developmental Laboratory (Neuro-Stereology and Behavioural Lab), ICBS,  December 2015 - August 2017. 
    • Head of the Neuro-developmental Laboratory (Neuro-Stereology and Behavioural Lab), ICBS, August 2016 - October 2017. 
    • A member of the editorial board of the Newsletter of the Iranian Statistical Society, Spring 2009- Autumn 2010
    • Executive Secretary of the First Seminar on Statistics in Industry, 2009, Shahid Beheshti University, Tehran, Iran.
    Honours and Awards
    • Postdoctoral Research Grant from Cognitive Sciences and Technology Council of the Vice Presidency of Iran, Tehran, September 2015 - September 2016
    • Full Scholarship from Aalborg University and Center for Stochastic Geometry and Advanced Bioimaging (CSGB), Aarhus University, Denmark, for doing a PhD in Mathematical Statistics 
    • Full travel grant from SARMA Nordic Network for participating in the Pan-American Advanced Study in Spatio temporal Statistics, Buzios, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, June 16-26, 2014, organized by University of Washington.
    • Hans Elias bursary grant for presenting a paper in the 11th European Congress of Stereology and Image Analysis 2013, Kaiserslautern, Germany, July 2013.
    Programming Skills
    • R
    • C# 
    • As many other programmers, I have used plenty of other languages to run several projects, but I have just got a hand in them! 
    Hobbies
    • Playing Setar (a traditiional Iranian musical instrument). 
    • Writing (see e.g. my personal weblog here).
    • Swimming (on a professional level).