I am now recruiting Masters and Ph.D. students. My current research focuses on the following two projects:
  1. Small-Group Crowdsourcing, i.e., interfaces and algorithms that enable groups to collaborate on expert-level annotation tasks. Ideal students for this project should have experience and interest in experimentation (HCI/Psychology), AI and web development.
  2. Conversational Agents for Inducing and Maintaining User Curiosity. Ideal students for this project should have experience and interest in one of the following: education psychology, information retrieval, natural language processing, machine learning / reinforcement learning, human-computer interaction.

Those interested should email me. Please include your resume and a short paragraph describing your background and general interest.