Sean Higgins


Sean Higgins is now an Alumnus of Loyola University Chicago. While an undergrad, Sean focused his research on Machine Learning starting with a keyword classifier based on a small body of text to be used in the note-taking system ZettelGeist. As a graduate student, Sean led the ML team in an attempt to classify Github issues for the software project analysis project SoftwareMetrics. Sean also served as a Teaching Assistant during his time as a graduate student for the following courses: Database Programming, Operating Systems, Intermediate Object-Oriented Programming, and Machine Learning.

Education Background

  • BS in Computer Science from Loyola University Chicago. Graduated: 2019
  • MS in Software Engineering from Loyola University Chicago. Graduated: 2020

Professional and Community Affiliations

  • President of Computer Science Student Advisory Council
  • Member of Don’t Panic
  • Member of ACM
  • Member of IEEE

Research Interests

  • Machine Learning
  • Data Science
  • Natural Language Processing

Research Projects

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