Bo Ji (季博), Ph.D.


Assistant Professor
Department of Computer and Information Sciences
College of Science and Technology
Temple University

Email: boji AT temple DOT edu
Phone: +1-215-204-3759; Fax: +1-215-204-5082
Office: Room 318 Science Education and Research Center (SERC)
Mailing Address:
Room 304 Science Education and Research Center (SERC)
1925 N. 12th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19122-1801

My CV with one-page highlights: [PDF] (Last updated: December 2019)

Biography: Bo Ji received his B.E. and M.E. degrees in Information Science and Electronic Engineering from Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China, in 2004 and 2006, respectively, and his Ph.D. degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering from The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, USA, in 2012.

Dr. Ji joined the CIS department of Temple University as an Assistant Professor in July 2014. He is also a faculty member of the Center for Networked Computing (CNC) at Temple. Prior to joining Temple University, he was a Senior Member of Technical Staff with AT&T Labs, San Ramon, CA, from January 2013 to June 2014. His research interests are in the modeling, analysis, control, optimization, and learning of complex networked systems, such as communication networks, information-update systems, cloud/datacenter networks, and cyber-physical systems. Dr. Ji is a senior member of the IEEE and a member of the ACM. He was a recipient of the National Science Foundation (NSF) CAREER Award in 2017, an NSF CISE Research Initiation Initiative Award in 2017, and the IEEE INFOCOM 2019 Best Paper Award.

RA positions available for Spring/Fall 2020: I am looking for self-motivated Ph.D. students with a strong theoretical background in networking, control, math, and machine learning, or with a strong systems background in cybersecurity and healthcare using wireless sensing technologies. Please send me your CV, representative publications (if any), detailed transcripts with GPA and ranking, GRE/TOEFL scores, along with a brief introduction about yourself if you are interested in working with me. Master's and Undergraduate students at Temple University are encouraged to discuss with me about potential research projects. I am also interested in hosting visiting scholars/students.