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Alexandra I. Cristea

Job Title
Associate Professor (Reader)
Computer Science
(+44) 24 765 73774
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Research Interests

Adaptive Systems, Adaptive Hypermedia, User Modeling, AI, Semantic Web, Social Web, Knowledge Computing, Neural Networks, Education


Dr. Cristea is Associate Professor (Reader), Chair of the Graduate Studies Committee of the Faculty of Science, Director of Graduate Research, and Coordinator and Co-founder of the Intelligent and Adaptive Systems group. Her research includes user modelling and personalisation, semantic web, social web, authoring, with over 200 papers on these subjects (~ 2000 citations on Google Scholar). Previously she was Assistant Professor at the Technical University Eindhoven, The Netherlands (2001-2006); Research Associate (1999-2001) and Teaching Assistant (1996-1999) at the University of Electro-Communications, Japan; and Teaching Associate at the University Politehnica Bucharest, Romania (1994-1995).

Title Funder Award start Award end
Higher Education For All: International Workshop on Social, Semantic, Adaptive and Gamification techniques and technologies for Distance Learning British Council 01 Dec 2015 31 Mar 2017
BLOGFOREVER EU 01 Mar 2011 28 Feb 2014
GRAPPLE: Generic Responsoe Adaptive Personalised Learning Environment EU 01 Feb 2008 31 Jan 2011
ADAPT Adaptivity and adaptability in ODL based on ICT EU 01 Oct 2006 30 Sep 2008
PROLEARN - Network of Excellence (Professional Learning) EU 01 Jan 2007 31 Dec 2007
ICALT 2007 Conference Royal Society 05 Jun 2007 15 Jun 2007