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Dept. of Computing Science
University of Alberta
Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
T6G 2E8

Office: Athabasca Hall 3-57


"That's your game theory? Rock Paper Scissors with statistics?"
— Peter Watts, Blindsight

James R. Wright

Hello, I'm James Wright. I am an Assistant Professor at the University of Alberta. I also hold a Canada CIFAR Artificial Intelligence Chair and am a Fellow of the Alberta Machine Intelligence Institute. Previously I was a postdoctoral researcher at Microsoft Research in New York City. I completed my Ph.D. at the University of British Columbia in 2016, advised by Kevin Leyton-Brown.

Here is a link to my new website.

Last update: Jan 3/2019