Hi, I am a tenure-track Assistant Professor in the Department of Computer & Information Sciences at Temple University, where I lead the LanguageX lab.
Senior Area Chairs: NAACL'2021
Senior PC Member: AAAI (2021, 2023)
PC member: AAAI(2019, 2020), IJCAI(2017,2018,2019), ACL(2016,2017,2018), NAACL(2016,2018), EMNLP(2016,2017,2018,2019,2020), COLING(2016,2018), EACL'2017, IJCNLP'2017, LREC'2018, NLPCC'2018, CCL(2016,2017), Repl4NLP(2019), CoNLL(2019)
Transactions of the Association for Computational Linguistics (TACL)
Senior Research Scientist. Salesforce Research, Palo Alto. Aug. 2019 - Dec. 2021.
Postdoc. Supervisor: Prof. Dan Roth. University of Pennsylvania. Oct 2017 - July 2019.
Intern, IBM Watson, Yorktown Heights, NY USA. Feb. 27 -- May 30, 2016.
BSc. Northwestern Polytechnical University, China, 2010.
"Learning from Task Instructions -- A New Learning Paradigm for NLP". Penn State University. July 28, 2022
"Learning from Task Instructions -- the New Wave of NLP Research". Fudan University, China. April 26, 2022
"Representation Learning in Textual Entailment'', National Institutes of Health (NIH), Maryland, USA, Dec. 10, 2018
"Neural Question Answering over Knowledge Graphs'', University of Oxford & Microsoft Research, Cambridge UK. March 2017
Honors and Awards:
Awarded "2022 Global Top Chinese Young Scholars in Artificial Intelligence"
Paper awarded "Area Chair Favorites" in COLING'2018
Google Grant, *SEM@NAACL'2018
Baidu Ph.D. Fellowship, 2014 & 2015
Google Travel Grant for ACL2014
Best Paper Award in WISE'2013
National Scholarship, Chinese Ministry of Education, 2012
Guanghua Scholarship, Peking University, 2012
Pacesetter of Outstanding Students, Peking University, 2012