Xu SUN  (孙栩)

Associate Professor
MOE Key Laboratory of Computational Linguistics, Peking University, China
Department of Computer Science, School of EECS, Peking University, China
Email:xusun (AT) pku.edu.cn


Brief Bio

Xu Sun is Associate Professor in Department of Computer Science, Peking University, since 2012. He got Ph.D from The University of Tokyo (2010), M.S. from Peking University (2007), and B.E. from Huazhong Univ. of Sci. & Tech. (2004). From 2010 to 2012, he worked at The University of Tokyo, Cornell University, and The Hong Kong Polytechnic University as Research Fellow/Associate. His research focuses on natural language processing and machine learning, especially on structured learning for natural language processing. He has been Area Chair/Co-Chair of EMNLP 2015, IJCNLP 2017, etc.; PC member of ACL, IJCAI, AAAI, COLING, EMNLP, NAACL, etc.; Journal reviewer of IEEE TPAMI, Comput. Linguist., TACL, and so on. He is the awardee of Project of Thousand Youth Talents (第十批青年千人), the Organization Department of the Central Committee of the CPC, China, 2014. He is the recipient of Qiu Shi Outstanding Young Scholar Award (求是杰出青年学者奖), Qiu Shi Foundation, Hongkong, China, 2015, and the recipient of Okawa Foundation Research Grant Award, Okawa Foundation, Tokyo, Japan, 2016.

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