Associate Professor
BS Computer Science Stanford University Departmental honors 2001
MS Computer Science University of the Western Cape Cum Laude 2007
PhD Computer Science University of California, San Diego 2012
Expert Bio

Professor Whitehill's research interests are in applied machine learning, computer vision, data science and their applications to education, affective computing, and human behavior recognition. His work is highly interdisciplinary and frequently intersects cognitive science, psychology, and education.

Media Coverage

College Town: Nichols gets $2M anonymous gift


In its College Town section, The Telegram & Gazette featured how Jacob Whitehill, assistant professor of computer science, is collaborating with colleagues at the University of Colorado Boulder to explore how artificially intelligent (AI) teaching agents might help encourage more meaningful collaboration among students in school classrooms.

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