Minghan Li

University of Waterloo


Update: I will start as a PhD student at Waterloo CS in Jan, 2021.

Minghan Li is a MSc student in Computer Science Department at Universtiy of Toronto. He is interested in Natural Language Understanding, Information Retrieval, and Question Answering. He also has broad interests in Reinforcement Learning (RL), especially task-agnostic RL and model-based RL.


  • Information Retrieval
  • Question Answering
  • Natural Language Processing
  • Reinforcement Learning


  • PhD in Computer Science, Present

    University of Waterloo

  • MSc in Computer Science, Applied Computing, 2020

    University of Toronto

  • BSc in Computer Science, 2019

    Sun Yat-Sen University




Research Intern

May 2020 – Dec 2020 Supervised by Luchen Tan and Professor Jimmy Lin

University of Toronto

Research Assistant

Dec 2019 – Dec 2020 Supervised by Danijar Hafner and Professor Jimmy Ba


Research Intern

Feb 2019 – May 2019 Natural Language and Speech Processing Group

Microsoft Research Asia

Research Intern

Mar 2018 – Aug 2018 Machine Learning Group

University of Alberta

Research Assistant

Sep 2017 – Dec 2017 Supervised by Professor Martha White