Prof. Michael Strube (HITS)

Group leader „Natural Language Processing“ at HITS
“Honorarprofessor” at the Computational Linguistics Department at Heidelberg University

Research Interest
Linguistics:

  • Text and Dialogue
  • Pragmatics

Computational Linguistics:

  • Anaphora and Coreference Resolution
  • Generation of Referring Expressions
  • Modeling Local (and maybe also Global) Coherence
  • Discourse and Dialogue Structure (though I don’t believe in it)

Natural Language Processing:

  • Automatic Summarization
  • Concept Disambiguation, Entity Linking, Cross-document Coreference Resolution
  • Information Extraction
  • Knowledge Acquisition, Ontology Learning
  • Natural Language Generation Systems

Curriculum Vitae
2017-2018         Scientific Director at HITS
2017/18             Program Co-Chair Workshops on Ethics in NLP at ACL
2015                  PC Co-Chair of the ACL’s flagship conference ACL-IJCNLP ’15 in Beijing, China, July 26-31, 2015
Since 2010         “Honorarprofessor” in the Computational Linguistics Department at the University of Heidelberg
Since 2003         Member of the EML Research, now HITS
2000-2003         Member of the EML European Media Laboratory
1997-1999         PostDoc at the Institute for Research in Cognitive Science at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, US
1996                  PhD at the University of Freiburg, Germany

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