Emily Diana

Statistics PhD Student

The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania


I am a third year PhD student in Statistics at the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, where I am working in the research group of Michael Kearns. I hold a B.A. in Applied Mathematics from Yale and an M.S. in Statistics from Stanford.

Before graduate school, I worked for two years as a scientific software developer at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, focusing on improving the performance of government finite element physics simulation codes.


  • Algorithmic Fairness
  • Economic Game Theory
  • Differential Privacy


  • PhD in Statistics, Expected 2023

    The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania

  • MS in Statistics, 2018

    Stanford University

  • BA in Applied Mathematics, 2015

    Yale College