Andrew Olney, Ph.D.
The University of Memphis
Institute for Intelligent Systems
365 Innovation Drive, Suite 303
Memphis, TN 38152
Dr. Andrew Olney was a Co-Principal Investigator of CSAL. He is an Associate Professor in the Department of Psychology at The University of Memphis and Director of the Institute for Intelligent Systems. He received his Bachelors of Arts in Linguistics with Cognitive Science from University College London in 1998, a Master’s of Science in Evolutionary and Adaptive Systems from the University of Sussex in 2001, and a Ph.D. in Computer Science from the University of Memphis in 2006. His primary research interests are in cognitive science and the psychology of language, and specific interests include vector space models, dialogue systems, unsupervised grammar induction, robotics, and intelligent tutoring systems. He contributes to the CSAL project in the area of computational linguistics, conversational analyses, and speech recognition.