Head of the Research Group

Professor Ruslan Mitkov

Head of the Research Group

Professor in Computational Linguistics  
Interests: Anaphora resolution, automatic summarisation, centering, machine translation
Room: MC138

Academic staff

Dr Constantin Orasan

Deputy Head of the Research Group

Reader in Computational Linguistics
Interests: Automatic summarisation, translation memories, machine learning, question answering, corpora, user interfaces
Room: MC139

Professor Gloria Corpas Pastor

Professor (Visiting Professor)
Corpus-based translation studies, translation technologies, translator training, phraseology, lexicography, terminology, e-resources and virtual learning environments (VLE)
Room: MC139

Dr Le An Ha

Senior Lecturer
Interests: Automatic terminology processing, word segmentation
Room: MC134

Professor Patrick Hanks

Professor in Lexicography (Part Time)
Interests: Lexicography and lexicology, corpus-driven lexical analysis, mapping meaning onto word use, textual entailment, distributional semantics, creative and innovative use of language, similes, metaphors, metonymy, and all kinds of figurative language, also personal names: origin and history of family names
Room: MC133

Dr Michael Oakes

Reader in Computational Linguistics
Interests: Statistics for corpus linguistics, information retrieval, authorship attribution
Room: MC137

Dr Sara Moze

Lecturer in Computational Lexicology
Interests: Corpus linguistics, mono- and bilingual lexicology and lexicography, contrastive grammar, cognitive linguistics, Frame Semantics, morphosyntactic and syntactic annotation, semantic role labeling
Room: MC133

Dr Emad Mohamed

Senior Lecturer of Computational Linguistics
Computational Linguistics, Machine Translation, Translation Technology, Corpus Linguistics, Arabic (Computational & Corpus) Linguistics, Digital Humanities, Cultural Analytics
Room: MC137




Research staff

Richard Evans

Research Fellow
Interests: Syntactic simplification, information extraction and named entity recognition
Room: MC132

Dr Marcos Zampieri

Research Fellow
Interests: Language variety and dialect identification, text classification,  spell checking, translation technology, corpus construction and annotation
Room: MC132

Dr Victoria Yaneva

Research Associate - Part Time
Interests: Language disorders, psycholinguistics, readability assessment
Room: MC132

Dr Shiva Taslimipoor

Research Associate
Interests: Processing multiword expressions, context similarity investigations, data extraction from comparable corpora
Room: MC132

Administrative staff

Dr Amanda Bloore

Project and Funding Officer
Responsible for: Generating new funding opportunities, assisting with the project management of existing projects, support PA to Prof Mitkov
Room: MC135

April Harper

PA to Professor Mitkov and Research Administrator
Responsible for: PA to Professor Mitkov, administrator for Computational Linguistics, support for master's students
Room: MC135

Kate Wilson

Project Officer
Responsible for: Project management of externally-funded projects

Emma Franklin

Research Assistant
Interests: Corpus linguistics, discourse analysis, language and identity, genre analysis
Room: MC135