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Updates:

  • May 2022: A paper accepted by *SEM 2022 (w/ Xiaodong Yu and Prof. Dan Roth)

  • April 2022: Awarded "2022 Chinese Young Scholar Leader in Artificial Intelligence"

  • April 25, 2022: Gave an invited talk at Fudan University, China

  • April 2022: A new paper about Task-completion Dialogue System is accepted as NAACL'22 Findings. (w/ Chang Tian and Prof. Marie-Francine Moens at KU Leuven)

  • March 2022: A new paper about Task-Oriented Dialogue is publicly available

Hi, I am a tenure-track Assistant Professor in the Department of Computer & Information Sciences at Temple University, where I lead the LanguageX lab.

Recent Research:

Professional Activities:

  • Senior Area Chairs: NAACL'2021

  • Area Chairs: NAACL'2019, ACL'2019, ACL'2021, NLPCC'21, ACL Rolling Review (ARR)

  • Senior PC Member: AAAI (2021)

  • 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)

  • Standing reviewer:

    • Transactions of the Association for Computational Linguistics (TACL)

    • Computational Linguistics

Work&Education Experience:

Invited Talks:

  • "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 Chinese Young Scholar Leader in Artificial Intelligence"

  • Paper awarded "Area Chair Favorites" in COLING'2018

  • Google Grant, *SEM@NAACL'2018

  • Chinese Government Award for Outstanding Self-financed Students Abroad (国家优秀自费留学生奖学金), 2016

  • 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