Prof. Fugee Tsung, Chair Professor and Acting Dean of the
Information Hub, Guangzhou Campus, at the Hong Kong University of Science
and Technology (HKUST), is looking for students who are
interested in pursuing PhD in Data
Science and Analytics in 2021; strong in math/statistics and/or computer science preferred.
Guangzhou campus [https://gz.ust.hk/]
HKUST(GZ) offers a
unique educational environment with four transdisciplinary hubs and 16 thrust
areas. HKUST(GZ) offers superb research facilities, attracting top
international faculty and students to conduct curiosity-driven and goal-oriented
research to address the world’s pressing scientific and technological challenges.
situated in Nansha District, Guangzhou, which is right in the center of the
Greater Bay Area, one of the most vibrant and dynamic regions in the world, neighboring
Shenzhen, Hong Kong, and Macao. It is about 30 minutes away from Hong Kong by
high-speed train. The new campus is under construction and is planned to open
in 2022. The successful candidate may start working on the Clear Water Bay
campus in Hong Kong before the new campus is completed.
Admission in the
Information Hub [https://gz.ust.hk/academics/four-hubs/information-hub]
The HKUST (GZ)
Information Hub focuses on addressing global challenges arising from human
interactions with information and technology in an era of digital
transformation. The Hub is mainly comprised of four thrust areas: Artificial
Intelligence (AI), Data Science and Analytics (DSA), Internet of Things (IOT),
and Computational Media and Arts (CMA). In each of these
areas, we are committed to providing world-class education and conducting
cutting-edge research with practical applications, with the purpose of not only
advancing regional development but also making a global impact.
students from diverse backgrounds, ranging from Statistics, Computer Science, and
Engineering, to Business, Design, and the Arts.
For more information about Prof. Tsung and his Quality and Data Analytics Lab:
For those who are interested in pursuing PhD
in Data Science and Analytics in Prof. Tsung’s research lab, please
contact Prof. Tsung directly at <email@example.com>.
For the others, please send your inquiry to:
Artificial Intelligence Thrust Area: <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Data Science and Analytics Thrust Area: <email@example.com>
Internet of Things Thrust Area: <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Computational Media and Arts: <email@example.com>