Short Bio

Tomer Geva – Short Bio

Academic
2015- Head, Business Analytics Program, Coller School of Management, Tel Aviv University

2013- Faculty member at the Information Systems Department, Coller School of Management, Tel Aviv University.

2013 Visiting Scholar at the Information, Operations & Management Sciences Department, Stern School of Business, New York University.

2011-2012 Research Scientist, Google.

Higher Education
2006-2011 PhD, Tel-Aviv University.
PhD Advisor: Professor Jacob Zahavi

1999-2001 MBA (Cum Laude), Tel Aviv University.

1993-1997 BSc (Cum Laude), Faculty of Industrial Engineering, Technion, Israel Institute of Technology.

Service
2018- Associate editor, Decision Sciences Journal (Business Analytics Department)

2016- Associate editor, Big Data Journal

2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 Associate editor, ICIS.

2015 Founded the Business Analytics Program, School of Management, Tel Aviv University

2015 Co-chair, ILAIS.

2014 Organizing committee member, Statistical Challenges in E-Commerce Research (SCECR).

Reviewer for: MIS Quarterly, Information Systems Research, Journal of Marketing Research, Decision Support Systems, IEEE Trans. on Knowledge and Data Engineering, Information Sciences, International Journal of Research in Marketing, ACM Trans. on Management Information Systems, INFORMS Journal on Computing, ICIS, WITS, DESRIST.

Selected Awards, Grants and Fellowships
2014-2018 Israel Science Foundation (ISF) Grant, “Search Trends and Social Media – Predictive Capacity Evaluation”.

2016 Best Associate Editor award, Data Science and Business Analytics Track, ICIS 2016

2016 Best Reviewer award, WITS 2016

2015 Blavatnik Interdisciplinary Cyber Research Center Grant, “Workforce-based Labeling for Cyber Security Applications” (additional PI – Maytal Saar-Tsechansky).

2014 Marketing Science Institute – winner, research competition. “Using Forums and Search for Sales Prediction of High-Involvement Products” (additional PI – Gal Oestreicher-Singer).

2011-2012 Postdoctoral Research Scientist Fellowship – Google

Teaching
2016 “Introduction to Business Analytics”, Undergraduate course.

2013-2016 “Data Science for Business”, Graduate course.

2009-2016 “Advanced Topics in Data Mining and Knowledge Discovery”, Graduate course.

2013-2015 “Introduction to Information Technology”, Undergraduate course.

Industry Experience
2004-2005, Product Manager. Extricom Ltd. Start-up Company developing innovative Wireless LAN switching and optimization solution.

2003-2004, Product Manager. Schema Ltd. High-tech Company developing advanced cellular network optimization software.

2001-2003, Project Manager. Schema Ltd.