Benjamin Van Durme

Benjamin Van Durme photo


PredPatt, Semantics Proto-Roles, Factuality, Genericity, Time, Word Sense, Common Sense Inference, Diverse Natural Language Inference, Cross-lingual Decompositional Semantic Parsing, ParaBank



Ben is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Computer Science at Johns Hopkins University, with a secondary appointment in the Department of Cognitive Science. He is also a member of the Center for Language and Speech Processing at JHU and leads Natural Language Understanding research at the Human Language Technology Center of Excellence at JHU. He received his joint PhD in Computer Science and Linguistics from the University of Rochester in 2010.