Assistant Professor at the University of Arizona School of Information

Steven Bethard

Steven Bethard is an Assistant Professor at the University of Arizona School of Information, where he co-directs the Computational Language Understanding Lab (CLU Lab). His research and teaching lie in the areas of machine learning and natural language processing. He was previously an assistant professor in Computer and Information Science at the University of Alabama at Birmingham and before that, worked as a postdoctoral researcher at Stanford University's Natural Language Processing group, Johns Hopkins University's Human Language Technology Center of Excellence, KULeuven's Language Intelligence and Information Retrieval group in Belgium, and the University of Colorado Boulder's Center for Language and Education Research. He received his Ph.D. in Computer Science and Cognitive Science from the University of Colorado Boulder in 2007. His areas of interest include Machine Learning and Natural Language Processing.