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Xavier Ochoa

  • Doctor in Engineering
  • Assistant Professor of Learning Analytics
  • New York University
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Xavier Ochoa currently is an Assistant Professor of Learning Analytics in the Administration, Leadership, and Technology (ALT) Department of the New York University (NYU) Steinhardt School. He also collaborates in the NYU Learning Analytics Research Network (LEARN). Xavier is currently the Vice-President of the Society for Learning Analytics Research (SoLAR) and Editor of the Journal of Learning Analytics (JLA). He has coordinated several international projects about Learning Technologies in the Latin American region. His main research interests revolve around Learning Analytics, Multimodal Learning Analytics and the application of Artificial Intelligence to solve educational problems. More information at


Journal of Learning Analytics


2017 - Present

IEEE Transactions on Learning Technologies

Associate Editor

2016 - Present

Recent publications

  • Editorial: A Message from the Editorial Team and an Introduction to the January-March 2016 Issue

    • Brusilovsky P
    • Sharples M
    • Alves G
    • et al.
  • VISLA: Visual aspects of learning analytics

    • Duval E
    • Verbert K
    • Klerkx J
    • et al.

Professional experience

Assistant Professor of Learning Analytics

New York University

September 2018 - Present

Principal Professor

ESPOL - Escuela Superior Politecnica del Litoral

November 2008 - August 2018(10 years)


Doctor in Engineering

Katholieke Universiteit Leuven

September 2004 - September 2008(4 years)

Master in Applied Computer Science

Vrije Universiteit Brussel - Free University of Brussel

January 2001 - June 2002(a year)

Computer Engineer

ESPOL - Escuela Superior Politecnica del Litoral

May 1995 - August 2000(5 years)

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Co-authors (124)