Centre for Advanced Study

at the Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters

Joakim Nivre

Title Professor
Academic Institution Uppsala University
Academic department Department of Linguistics and Philology
Country Sweden
Contact Information 0046733863903 http://stp.lingfil.uu.se/~nivre/
Disciplines Computational Linguistics
Area(s) of Expertise Syntax, Parsing, Machine Learning

About fellow

Joakim Nivre is Professor of Computational Linguistics at Uppsala University. He holds a Ph.D. in Linguistics from the University of Gothenburg and a Ph.D. in Computer Science from Växjö University. His research focuses on data-driven approaches to natural language processing and linguistic resources needed for these tasks. He co-authored the standard textbook on dependency parsing, led the development of MaltParser, and co-founded the Universal Dependencies project. He is currently President of the Association for Computational Linguistics.