• 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), Large Language Models (LLM) and Machine Learning. I earned Ph.D. degree in Computer Science from Cornell University. After, I was a Postdoctoral Research Associate at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

My work are published in leading NLP and ML 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. I 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 systems that are trustworthy, explainable, and align with human values: