Dr. Ruizhe Li

                    Lecturer (Assistant Professor)
                    Department of Computing Science
                    University of Aberdeen
                    Meston Building, Aberdeen, AB24 3UE, UK
                    Email: ruizhe.li AT abdn DOT ac DOT uk


Ruizhe Li is a Lecturer (Assistant Professor) at the Aberdeen - South China Normal University (SCNU) Joint Institute in the School of Natural Computing Sciences/Business School, the University of Aberdeen. He is associated with Natural Language Processing (NLP) group and the Machine Learning (ML) group. He was a postdoc research fellow in the Web Intelligence Group, affiliated with the Centre for Artificial Intelligence in the University College London (UCL). He received his PhD from the Department of Computer Science in the University of Sheffield. He completed his bachelor degree BEng Electronic Information & Engineering in the Shanghai University, China.

Research Interests: Natural Language Processing/Generation, Dialogue Systems, Deep Latent Variable Models, Reinforcement Learning, Knowledge Graphs, Explainable AI.

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


  • Jul 11, 2023 - Honored to receive ACL 2023 Area Chair Award
  • Jun 23, 2023 - I will serve as senior program committee member for CIKM 2023 (Resources Track)
  • May 2, 2023 - Two papers accepted at ACL 2023
  • Apr 28, 2023 - I will give an invited talk at MAISoN workshop of IJCAI 2023, in Macao
  • Apr 19, 2023 - One paper accepted at IJCAI 2023
  • Feb 16, 2023 - One paper accepted at ICASSP 2023
  • Feb 16, 2023 - Invited tutorial "Natural Language Processing & Computer Vision Foundation" to Shanghai University
  • Jul 14, 2022 - Invited talk "Deep Latent Variable Models for Text Modelling" to Aberdeen - South China Normal University (SCNU) Joint Institute