I am a Research Scientist at Disney Research, where I lead the Narrative Intelligence Group. Previously, I worked as a postdoc with Leon Sigal and Jill Lehman. In 2014, I obtained my Ph.D. degree from Georgia Institute of Technology, working with Mark Riedl. My office is located at the Collaborative Innovation Center on the Carnegie Mellon University campus [MAP]. [My Google Scholar Page].
Disney Research is shaping the future of interactive entertainment. My personal research interest lies in Computational Narrative Intelligence, which aims to create intelligent machines that can understand and create stories, manage interactive narratives, and respond appropriately to stories told to them. More specifically, my current research directions include
[Open Positions] I am hiring for a full-time researcher/engineer position. The job mainly involves processing movie scripts. The candidate should have a master's degree in computer science or enrolled in a PhD program. Please send me your CV.
[What's New] Two papers accepted at IJCAI 2017.