Roozbeh Mottaghi is the Research Manager of the PRIOR team at AI2 and an Affiliate Associate Professor in the Department of Computer Science & Engineering at the University of Washington. Prior to joining AI2, he was a post-doctoral researcher at the Computer Science Department at Stanford University. He obtained his PhD in Computer Science in 2013 from University of California, Los Angeles. His research is mainly focused on Computer Vision and Machine Learning. More specifically, he is interested in scene understanding, visual models of physics, and visual interaction models.