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Dr. Teresa Wang is accepting PhD with scholarship provided: the link to project details.  The applicate due date is 25th/Sep.
Dr. Teresa Weiqing Wang is currently a senior lecturer (roughly equivalent to the level of "associate professor" in North American universities) in data science with Faculty of Information Technology, Monash University. She previously worked as a post-doctoral research fellow at Data and Knowledge Engineering (DKE) Group, the University of Queensland, where she also obtained her Ph.D. degree. She obtained both her bachelor degree in Software Engineering and master degree in Computer Science from Nanjing University.

Research interests

Dr. Teresa Wang's current main research interests include entity/user modelling, relational/structural and spatial/temporal machine learning, graph/network construction and analysis, and recommender systems. She is especially interested in social data, eCommerce data, and health/medical data modelling.  For more information, please refer to her pages: and

Monash teaching commitment

Dr. Teresa Weiqing Wang was the director of Master of Data Science Program and also has the teaching experience for the following unit in the Faculty of IT:

  • FIT5201 Machine Learning
  • FIT9136 Algorithms and programming foundations in Python

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being
  • SDG 16 - Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions

Education/Academic qualification

Computer Science, Ph.D., Point of Interests Recommendation in Location-Based Social Networks, University of Queensland


Award Date: 22 Jun 2017

Computer Science, Master, Nanjing University


Award Date: 30 Jun 2013

Software Engineering, Bachelor, Nanjing University


Award Date: 30 Jun 2010

Research area keywords

  • recommender system
  • Spatio-Temporal Data Analysis
  • graph mining
  • entity modeling
  • user modeling
  • relation machine learning
  • deep learning
  • Social Media Analysis
  • electronic medical records mining

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