DSP Alum Andrew Lan Joining UMass Amherst

Rice DSP PhD Andrew Lan (PhD, 2016) has accepted an Assistant Professor position at UMass Amherst in the Department of Computer Science.  He has spent the past two years as a postdoc at Princeton University and OpenStax. His research interests revolve around the development of human-in-the-loop machine learning methods that enable scalable, effective, and fail-safe personalized learning in education. Andrew joins DSP PhD alum Marco Duarte at UMass.