About Me

I am a Lecturer (Assistant Professor) in the School of Natural Computing Sciences/Business School on the Aberdeen - South China Normal University (SCNU) Joint Institute, co-affiliated with Natural Language Processing (NLP) group and the Machine Learning (ML) group. Before that, I was a postdoc research fellow working at the Web Intelligence Group, affiliated with the Centre for Artificial Intelligence in the University College London (UCL). Before that, I received my PhD in the Department of Computer Science at the University of Sheffield. I was also affiliated with Natural Lanaguage Processing Group at the University of Sheffield. Before came to Sheffield, I was a PhD candidate in Department of Computing Science at the University of Aberdeen for more than two years. I was a member of Natural Lanuage Processing and Generation Group (CLAN) and Machine Learning Group at that moment. Before that, I finished my bachelor degree in Electronic Information & Engineering at Shanghai University.

I am looking for highly motivated PhD students interested in NLP, RL and ML. A full PhD studentship is available. Please contact me for any enquiries.

Research

My primary research interest is in Natural Language Processing, Natural Language Generation and Machine Learning.

Academic Service

Program Committee: AAAI (2023), EMNLP (2020 - 2022), EACL (2020), NAACL(2021 - 2022), ACL(2021 - 2022), NLPCC(2021), NeurIPS Pre-Registration Workshop (2021), ACL Rolling Review

Journal Reviewer: Neurocomputing (Elsevier), Neural Processing Letters (Springer)