Tyler Derr - Mentoring Experience

Data Science and Engineering Lab, Michigan State University

Namratha Shah, M.S. in Computer Science

5/2020 - Present
Ongoing project on social media and mental health

Hua Liu, Ph.D. in Mathematics (Shandong University)

11/2019 - Present
Ongoing project in signed network analysis

Wei Jin, Ph.D. in Computer Science

11/2019 - Present
Co-authored “Self-supervised Learning on Graphs: Deep Insights and New Directions”
Ongoing project in graph neural networks

Andrew McDonald, B.S. in Computer Science, B.S. Mathematics & B.S. Statistics

3/2019 - Present
MSU Alumni Distinguished Scholar
Mentoring through the Graduate Women in Science Mentor Program
Work accepted to Undergraduate Consortium at AAAI 2020

Jamell Dacon, Ph.D. Computer Science

8/2018 - Present
MSU Enrichment Fellowship (UEF)
Co-authored “Link and Interaction Polarity Predictions in Signed Networks”
Survey paper under review

Aaron Brookhouse, B.S. Electrical Engineering

8/2018 - Present
MSU Professorial Assistantship Program
Co-authored “Multi-Factor Congressional Vote Prediction” accepted at ASONAM 2019
Poster presentation of our work at MID-SURE 2019
Two ongoing projects

Haochen Liu, Ph.D. Computer Science

1/2019 - 12/2019
Co-authored “Chat as Expected: Manipulating Black-box Neural Dialogue Models”
Co-authored “Say What I Want: Towards the Dark Side of Neural Dialogue Models”

Linghao Ji, B.S. Computer Science

8/2018 - 8/2019
Project on ‘‘Analyzing Swing Voters in Congress’’
Wrote him letters of recommendation for M.S. applications
Now Applied Data Analytics M.S. student at BU

Daniel K. Ofori-Dankwa, M.S. Computer Science

5/2018 - 5/2019
Project on ‘‘Bitcoin Price Predictions’’
Accepted offer at Microsoft

Cassidy Johnson, B.S. Computer Science & B.S. Mathematics

5/2018 - 8/2018
2018 Summer Research Opportunities Program
Co-authored “Balance in Signed Bipartite Networks” accepted at CIKM 2019

Mitansh Madan, B.S. Computer Science

10/2017 - 5/2018
Independent study through CSE department

Pegah Varghaei, B.S. Computational Mathematics

3/2017 - 5/2018
Now Computational Math Science and Engineering Ph.D. student at MSU

Chenxing Wang, M.S. Statistics

2/2017 - 5/2018
Co-authored “Relevance Measurements in Online Signed Social Networks” accepted at MLG 2018
Now Computer Science Ph.D. student at IUPUI

Yue Lab, The Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine

Simon Kuang, High School student

6/2014 - 4/2015
Project nominated for Google Science Fair Regional Finalist
Now Computer Science & Electrical Engineering B.S. student at UC Berkley