Faculty

Mark Dredze

Research Interests

  • Machine Learning
  • Natural Language Processing
  • Social Media
  • Health Informatics

Mark Dredze is an Associate Professor in Computer Science at the Johns Hopkins University, with affiliations in the Malone Center for Engineering in Healthcare, the Applied Physics Lab, the Human Language Technology Center of Excellence, the Center for Language and Speech Processing and the Center for Population Health Information Technology. He holds an appointment in Health Sciences Informatics in the School of Medicine. His research in natural language processing and machine learning has focused on graphical models, semi-supervised learning, information extraction, large-scale learning and speech processing. His recent work includes health information applications, including information extraction from social media, biomedical and clinical texts. He earned his B.S. (’03) from Northwestern University; his M.S. (’04) from Yeshiva University and his Ph.D. (’09) from the University of Pennsylvania.

Secondary Appointments: Research Scientist, Human Language Technology Center of Excellence; Health Sciences Informatics, School of Medicine

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