PhD students position at Washington State University

Scholarship: Fully-funded
Degree:  BS, MS
Nationality: International Students
Location: USA
Application deadlines:  Spring-2022

Scholarship Description:

The AI research group at Washington State University is looking for two fully-funded PhD students for Spring-2022 (If you are in US, Fall-2021 is also possible). CS/ECE students with strong mathematical background are strongly encouraged to apply. The group conducts fundamental research in AI and ML for important real-world applications in diverse science, engineering, and industrial domains. The group currently consists of 8 PhD students and 2 undergraduate researchers.

Available Subjects:

– Robust machine learning

– Sequential decision-making under uncertainty including reinforcement learning methods

– Weakly supervised learning and domain adaptation / transfer learning

– Human-in-the-loop learning methods

– Machine learning for optimization

Eligibility criteria:

Required skills:

– Strong motivation 

– Solid background in mathematics

– Strong programming skills

– Good writing/presentation skills 

Application information can be found at We don’t require GRE.

Application Procedure:

Please contact Dr. Janardhan Rao ( Jana ) Doppa ([email protected]) regarding any questions w.r.t the open PhD positions. Students from both ECE and CS backgrounds are welcome to apply.

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