• Xinya Du

  • Assistant Professor of Computer Science
  • Human Language Technology Research Institute
  • University of Texas at Dallas

  • Email: xinya.du AT utdallas.edu

I am Xinya Du, a tenure-track assistant professor in the Department of Computer Science at the University of Texas at Dallas. My research focuses on in the area of Natural Language Processing (NLP) and Machine Learning. I was a Postdoctoral Research Associate at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Before, I earned a CS Ph.D. degree from Cornell University.

My work are published in leading NLP conferences, and has been covered by major Media and included in the list of Most Influential ACL Papers. I was named a Spotlight Rising Star in Data Science and received the 2024 NSF CAREER Award.

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Research Interests (Publications)

I enjoy exploring/building things that are novel and impactful (in research and life). My current research includes building intelligent natural language processing (NLP) systems that are trustworthy, explainable, and align with human values: