EducationPhD, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2023
BEng, Tsinghua University, 2018
Leverages large language models to enable label‑efficient knowledge acquisition and utilization
ResearchJiaxin Huang works in the field of natural language processing and data mining. Her research primarily focuses on leveraging large language models to enable label‑efficient knowledge acquisition and utilization. She develops novel approaches from constructing fundamental knowledge representations for concepts, entities and documents, to improving complex reasoning process for language models.
Huang will join the faculty at Washington University in St. Louis in 2024. Previously, she earned a doctorate in computer science from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in 2023 and a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering at Tsinghua University in Beijing in 2018. She was a recipient of the two-year Microsoft Research PhD fellowship in 2021 and received the C.W. Gear Outstanding Graduate Award from the UIUC Computer Science Department in 2022. She has been an author on 20 peer-reviewed conference papers and journal articles.