Ph.D. 1996 University of Pennsylvania Computer and Information Science M.S.E. 1993 University of Pennsylvania Computer and Information Science A.B. 1987 Harvard University Computer Science (summa cum laude)
My research focuses on word sense disambiguation, minimally supervised induction algorithms in NLP, and multilingual natural language processing.
Executive Committee Member, The Association for Computational Linguistics
Secretary-Treasurer, SIGDAT (The ACL SIG for statistical/data-driven methods in NLP)
Editorial Board Member, Computational Linguistics
Publications Chair, ACL 2000
Program Chair, 3rd Workshop on Very Large Corpora (1995)
Program Co-Chair, HLT-2002, Conference on Human Language Technology (2002)