Home Page of Professor NG Hwee Tou
Provost's Chair Professor
Department of Computer Science
School of Computing
National University of Singapore
13 Computing Drive
Tel: (65) 6516 8951
Fax: (65) 6779 4580
Home Page: http://www.comp.nus.edu.sg/~nght
Office: COM3 02-48
Ph.D. in Computer Science, 1992
University of Texas at Austin, U.S.A.
M.S. in Computer Science, 1987
Stanford University, U.S.A.
B.Sc. in Computer Science for Data Management (High Distinction), 1985
University of Toronto, Canada
Professor Hwee Tou NG is Provost's Chair Professor of Computer Science at the National University of Singapore (NUS). He received a PhD in Computer Science from the University of Texas at Austin, USA. His research focuses on natural language processing. He is a Fellow of the Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL).
He has published papers in premier journals and conferences, including Computational Linguistics, Journal of Artificial Intelligence Research (JAIR), ACM Transactions on Information Systems (TOIS), ACL, NAACL, EMNLP, SIGIR, AAAI, and IJCAI. His papers received the Best Paper Award at EMNLP 2011 and SIGIR 1997. He is the editor-in-chief of Computational Linguistics, an editorial board member of Natural Language Engineering, and a steering committee member of ACL SIGNLL.
He has also served as the editor-in-chief of ACM Transactions on Asian Language Information Processing (TALIP), an editorial board member of Computational Linguistics and Journal of Artificial Intelligence Research (JAIR), the book review editor of Computational Linguistics, and an action editor of the Transactions of the Association for Computational Linguistics (TACL). He was an elected member of the ACL executive committee and a former secretary of ACL SIGNLL. He was program co-chair of EMNLP 2008, ACL 2005, and CoNLL 2004 conferences, and has served as area chair of ACL, NAACL, EACL, EMNLP, SIGIR, AAAI, and IJCAI conferences and as session chair and program committee member of many past conferences including ACL, EMNLP, SIGIR, AAAI, and IJCAI.
Natural Language Processing
Open Positions ✷
I have open positions in my group for research fellows (postdocs) and research assistants to work on natural language processing. If you are interested, please email me your CV.
NUS Natural Language Processing Group
Participation in Benchmarking Evaluations
Selected Professional Services