Shuai Wang

Ph.D. Candidate
Department of Computer Science
University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC)
Email: shuaiwanghk AT gmail DOT com

About Me

I am a 5th (final) year Ph.D. student at the University of Illinois at Chicago. My advisor is Prof. Bing Liu. I received my Master's degree (by course) from Chinese University of Hong Kong, Sha Tin, Hong Kong, and Bachelor's degree from Guandong University of Foreign Studies, Guangzhou, China.

Research Interest

Sentiment analysis and opinion mining, natural language processing, data mining, and machine learning.

Selected Publications (see full list in [Google Scholar])

Professional Services

Served as the program committee (PC) member or reviewer in premier international conferences such as AAAI, IJCAI, KDD, ACL, EMNLP, NAACL.

Work Experience

  • Research Intern at Rakuten Institute of Technology, May 2018 - August 2018
  • Intern Scientist at Yahoo! Research, May 2016 - August 2016
  • Data Engineer at Health Media Collaboratory, Institute for Health Research and Policy, May 2015 - August 2015
  • Research Assistant at Chinese University of Hong Kong, June 2013 - May 2014


  • Fifty for The Future, awarded by Illinois Technology Foundation
  • Student Representative for the 50 Years of the ACM Turing Award Celebration
  • National Scholarship, awarded by Chinese Ministry of Education
  • Best Demo Award at Joint International Semantic Technology Conference 2011

Last Update: Oct 2018