Professor, PhD. Regina Barzilay, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, U.S.A
Regina Barzilay is a professor in the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science and a member of the Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Barzilay's research on natural languages focuses on the development of models of natural language, and uses those models to solve real-world language processing tasks. Her research in computational linguistics deals with multilingual learning, interpreting text for solving control problems, and finding document-level structure within text.
She is a recipient of various awards including of the NSF Career Award, the MIT Technology Review TR-35 Award, Microsoft Faculty Fellowship and several Best Paper Awards at NAACL and ACL. She received her Ph.D. in Computer Science from Columbia University, and spent a year as a postdoc at Cornell University