Ciara is currently a lecturer in statistics at Imperial College London. Her research interests include multi-armed bandits, online learning, and reinforcement learning. In general, she is interested in sequential decision making under uncertainty and potentially limited feedback. Previously, she was a postdoc at Universitat Pompeu Fabra (Barcelona) working with Gabor Lugosi and Gergely Neu. She completed her PhD at Lancaster University as part of the STOR-i program, supervised by Steffen Grunewalder and Anton Altmann at Sparx.
- Theory of Reinforcement Learning, Fall 2020. Visiting Scientist.