Research Specialist, Arab Barometer
Areas of Expertise: Statistical analysis, Arabic Natural Language Processing, Arabic Dialects.
Available for interviews in: English, Arabic, and French.
Hiba El Oirghi is a Research Specialist at Arab Barometer. She is responsible for assisting the team in completing data validation, producing data visualizations, and conducting statistical analysis of AB survey data. She joined the research network in 2021 after completing her bachelor’s degree in Computer Science and Social Sciences at Minerva Schools at KGI. Her undergraduate thesis explored the accuracy of state-of-the-art dialect identification algorithms on social media text.