People

Core Participants

Timothy T. Rogers

Timothy T. Rogers

PI, Director

Professor, Psychology

Computational models of human learning, memory, and language


Xiaojin (Jerry) Zhu

Xiaojin (Jerry) Zhu

Co-PI, Co-director

Associate Professor, Computer Science

Machine Learning, machine teaching, natural language processing


Martha Alibali

Martha Alibali

Co-PI

Professor, Psychology

Cognitive development and education


Rob Nowak

Rob Nowak

Co-PI

Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering

Machine learning, optimization, signal processing, sparsity


Martina Rau

Martina Rau

Co-PI

Assistant Professor, Educational Psychology

Intelligent tutoring systems for elementary and university education


Bilge Mutlu

Bilge Mutlu

Core Faculty

Assistant Professor, Computer Science

Human/computer interaction, robotics, social machine behavior


Chuck Kalish

Chuck Kalish

Core Faculty

Professor, Educational Psychology

Cognitive Development, inductive inference, social cognition


Percival Matthews

Percival Matthews

Core Faculty

Assistant Professor, Computer Science

Cognitive approaches to mathematical representation and learning


Rebecca Willett

Rebecca Willett

Core Faculty

Associate Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering

Machine learning, optimization, signal processing, sparsity


David KaplanDavid Kaplan

Core Faculty

Professor, Educational Psychology

Quantitative methods in education and behavioral sciences


ChristinePribbenow

Christine Pribbenow

Evaluator

LEAD Director, WCER

Machine learning, optimization, signal processing, sparsity



Independent Program Advisory Committee

James L McClelland – National Academy of Sciences member who pioneered the application of neural networks to understanding human cognition

Ken Keodinger – Professor of Human Computer Interaction at Carnegie Mellon University whose research focuses on technology and education

Richard Baraniuk – Professor in the Engineering school at Rice University and founder of OpenStax, who works to develop free personalized education materials