I am looking for motivated graduate and undergraduate students who have strong interest in the area of data science for human-centered applications, including recommender systems and learning analytics. For more information on my research, take a look at my research projects.

Post-Doctoral Position

We are looking for a postdoctoral fellow, for an NSF-Funded project, who is interested in developing predictive models to identify and detect procrastination processes in students while studying in an online learning environment. The postdoctoral fellow will work in the Computer Science Department, as part of an interdisciplinary team with an expertise in machine learning and education, at the State University of New York – Albany, Albany, USA. The research has an emphasis on temporal and social modeling of student trace, survey, and interaction data, using sequential and process models. Requirements: The position is provided for up to 2 years with competitive salary. The starting dates are flexible (available starting August 1st, 2019). Applications will be considered until the position is filled. Please send your detailed CV (including the contact information of two references) and a one-page research statement, discussing how your background fits the requirements and topic to Dr. Sherry Sahebi at ssahebi@albany.edu and Dr. Reza Feyzi Behnagh at rfeyzibehnagh@albany.edu with the subject “Postdoc Application”.

Graduate and Undergraduate Research Positions

Contact me if you are interested in any of the following funded positions.

Preferable Background

The selected candidates should demonstrate strong interests and relevant training/skills including: