I have been granted a leave of absence from the University of Arizona for the 2022-2023 AY. As of 08/01/2022, I will be joining the Amazon Product Graph team as an Applied Scientist.
For University of Arizona matters not addressed specifically below, please contact the current department head for Linguistics, Dr. Natasha Warner (
Dr. Eric Jackson (
edu) will be serving as the interim director of the online HLT MS program. Questions about the program (admissions, course scheduling, etc.) should be directed to him. As always, questions about the in-person HLT MS program should be directed Dr. Sandiway Fong (
The graduate certificate in NLP will not be accepting applications until a new program director is named.
Dr. Dianne Patterson (
edu) will serve as the faculty representative for the official University of Arizona pilot of OpenClass. Questions about the pilot should be directed to Dr. Patterson or Alec Kretch (
Dr. Mihai Surdeanu (
edu) is now PI on the MR4all (Accessible and Interpretable Machine Reading Methods for Extracting Structured Information from Text) NSF grant.
Dr. Wenwen Dou (
edu) is now PI on the KG-BRAIN (PFI-TT: Artificial Intelligence System for Enterprise Performance Management that Integrates Causal Analytics and Human Expertise) NSF grant.
For unrelated matters, please feel free to contact me using my personal email address.