University of Memphis
Art Graesser is professor emeritus in the Department of Psychology and the Institute of Intelligent Systems at the University of Memphis, and Honorary Research Fellow at University of Oxford. His research is in discourse processing, cognitive science, and education. He has developed software in learning, language, and discourse technologies, including systems that hold a conversation in natural language with computer agents (AutoTutor) and that analyze text on multiple levels of language and discourse (Coh-Metrix). He served as editor of Discourse Processes and Journal of Educational Psychology, as president of Society for Text and Discourse and International Society for Artificial Intelligence in Education, and on four panels with the National Academy of Sciences and four OECD expert panels on problem solving (PIAAC 2011, 2021; PISA 2012, 2015).