Openings (SDSc at CityU)

Ph.D. openings: Dr. Ruocheng Guo from the School of Data Science at CityU is looking for self motivated Ph.D. students for Causal Inference, Data Mining and Machine Learning research, especially in

  • Causal Inference (Causal Effect Estimation and Counterfactual Policy Evaluation) with Non-i.i.d. Data (Networks and Temporal Sequences)
  • Causality-aware ML (Counterfactual Fairness, Generalizable and Robust ML)
  • Applications of Causal ML (Unbiased Learning to Rank and Debiasing Recommendation Systems).
Exceptionally qualified Ph.D. students are encouraged to apply through the Hong Kong PhD Fellowship Scheme (HKPFS).
Master's and undergraduate students within CityU and self-funded visiting students/scholars are also welcome to apply.

More details can be found in the [poster] and here.

If you are interested in working with me, please contact me via: rguo12 at asu dot edu. Tips for the email:

  • Use Subject Line as: $TermYouApply Prospective Students $YourName
  • Please provide a brief introduction of yourself and express your specific research interests
  • Please highlight your publications (if applicable), GPA(Ranking), TOEFL/IELTS scores, and other achievements.
  • Please attach your CV/Resume and Transcripts to the email.
Due to the high volume of the emails, I may not be able to reply to each of them.

内地准备读博/转博/博一学生: You are welcomed to apply the Joint Ph.D. programme(联合博士学位).

  • You can obtain CityU’s PhD degree simultaneously within the same years of study
  • There is no financial cost from students, and you will get a scholarship of HK$17,500/month during CityU
  • The application deadline is usually in Janurary each year.