Majid Noroozi

Assistant Professor

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Dunn Hall 213
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Majid Noroozi


  • Ph.D. Applied Mathematics, University of Central Florida, Orlando, FL, August 2020
     Dissertation Title: Estimation and Clustering in Block Models
     Advisor: Dr. Marianna Pensky
  • M.S. Applied Mathematics, University of Central Florida, Orlando, FL, May 2016
  • M.S. Applied Mathematics, K. N. Toosi University of Tech., Tehran, Iran, September 2009

Academic Work Experience

  • Assistant Professor, University of Memphis, August 2021- present
  • William Chauvenet Postdoctoral Lecturer, Washington University in St. Louis, September
    2020- June 2021
  • Graduate Research Assistant, University of Central Florida, January 2019-August 2020
    Graduate Teaching Assistant/Associate, University of Central Florida, August 2014-August 2020
  • Instructor, Azad University, Karaj Branch, Karaj, Iran, 2010-2014

Research Interests

  • Network Models
  • Clustering Methods

Selected Publications

  • M. Noroozi, M. Pensky, and R. Rimal, Sparse popularity adjusted stochastic block model,
    Journal of Machine Learning Research 22 (2021), no. 193, 1–36.
  • M. Noroozi, R. Rimal, M. Pensky. Estimation and clustering in popularity adjusted stochastic
    block model. Journal of the Royal Statistical Society Series B. 2021; 00:1–25.
  • Noroozi, M. and Pensky, M. (2022). The Hierarchy of Block Models. Sankhya A 84 64-107.

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