My name is David (Ahmadreza) Mosallanezhad. I got my M.Sc. in Artificial Intelligence from Shiraz University under supervision of Prof. Ali Hamzeh. Currently, I am a third year PhD student at Arizona State University working at the DMML lab under supervision of Prof. Huan Liu. My research interest mainly lies within privacy and fairness in machine learning and natural language processing algorithms/applications. I’m currently working on AI deferral projects at DHS-CAOE under supervisions of Dr. Michelle Mancenido.

My resume is available here (updated on 12/11/2020)


  • I recieved the ASU Engineering Graduate Fellowship from Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering.

  • Our team won the second place at sunhacks hackathon 2019.

  • Our paper “Privacy-Aware Recommendation with Private-Attribute Protection using Adversarial Learning” is accepted in WSDM 2020. You can download it from here.

  • Our paper “Deep Reinforcement Learning-based Text Anonymization against Private-Attribute Inference” is accepted in EMNLP 2019. You can download it from here + slides.