Edward W. Brooke Professor of Political Science; Associate Professor of Political Science & International Affairs; Director of Graduate Studies
Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Assistant Professor of Political Science
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Alessandro Vespignani's research includes developing data-driven models for the spread of infectious diseases; studying social human behavior; modeling the evolution of complex social and technological networks; mining usage and traffic patterns in technological networks such as the Web and the Internet; studying the interaction between social dynamics and online behaviors. Prof. Vespignani is at the forefront of mapping the spread of COVID-19.