Devishree Pillai

Research Assistant

Devishree Pillai is a Research Assistant Insight Centre for Data Analytics at NUI Galway. She graduated with a Masters degree in Data Analytics from NUI Galway in 2021. Her Masters’ thesis was on “Explainable Fake News Detection” using a Bidirectional GRU-based model with attention for fake news detection and Local Interpretable Model-Agnostic Explanations (LIME) model for generating explanations. Prior to Master’s, she has 4 years of experience working as Associate Consultant at Capgemini, India in the SAP BusinessObjects domain. She did her Bachelors’ degree in Computer Science Engineering from Mumbai University, India.