Mikhail Myagkov, PhD
Game Theory and Data Science Advisory Board Lead
Professor Myagkov has over 20 years of teaching experience in the United States. He’s a tenured professor at the of University of Oregon’s Institute of Cognitive and Decision Sciences and Politology Department. He is also a professor at Moscow State University and Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology (Skoltech), where he founded a number of its first innovation and academic programs. Mikhail holds PhD, MS and BS degrees from the California Institute of Technology (Caltech) with a focus in managements, applied mathematics, and game theory. Mikhail’s academic interests lie in game theory, behavioral economics, agent-based computer simulations of human decision making, applied statistics, neuroeconomics, and decision making analysis based on computer imaging technologies.