Fatima AlGhamdi is a visiting Research Engineer from Saudi Data and AI Authority (SDAIA), where she joined KAUST on a Research Engineering Fellowship between SDAIA and KAUST Center of Excellence where she is to work with Prof. Mohamed Elhosiney on compositional generalization and compositional Text-3D. She obtained her master’s from Cornell University and her graduation project was supervised by prof. Claire Cardie. Her work at SDAIA is focused on Arabic natural language processing. Fatima’s interests include natural language processing, multi-modality, 3D and art. 


  • Master of Engineering in Computer Science from Cornell University (2018)
  • Bachelor’s of Science in Computer Science from Prince Mohammad bin Fahd University (2015)

Research interests

Natural Language Processing, Multi-modality, 3D.

Work Experience

  • AI Research Engineer at National Center for AI (NCAI) - Saudi Data and AI Authority (SDAIA) since 2021.
  • Software Developer at the Social Development Bank (2019 - 2021)

Awards and Distinctions

2nd place at AI Artathon 2.0 for ‘City of Poems’ (2022)