I am an Assistant Professor at the Department of Computer Science at University of Massachusetts Lowell where I lead The Text Machine Lab for natural language processing. I am a Research Affiliate in the Clinical Decision-Making Group within the Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory at MIT.
I was previously a Postdoctoral Associate in the Clinical Decision-Making
Group within the Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory
at MIT, as well as
a Visiting Research Scientist and Lecturer at
the Laboratory for Linguistics and Computation (LLC)
within the Computer Science Department
at the Volen National Center for
Complex Systems at Brandeis University.
Automated NLP. Because people tire.
Research Interests. Natural language processing . Machine Learning . Computational linguistics
. Clinical/Medical NLP . Information extraction . Text-based temporal reasoning
. Lexical semantics . Word sense disambiguation . Novel word use . Humour and sentiment
. Digital humanities . Computational social science