Postal: Engineering Building 428 S. Shaw Lane, East Lansing, MI 48824.
Departmental Page, Google Scholar, LinkedIn, C.V.
Member of editorial board of Journal of Artificial Intelligence Research (JAIR), July 2016-present.
Editorial Board of Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence, part of the journal Frontiers in Artificial Intelligence and Frontiers in Big Data, Review Editor, Oct-2018-present.
Organizing venues and workshops
Organizing Committee of EMNLP-2021 conference, workshops chair.
Organizing Committee of Databases and AI workshop (DBAI-2021), co-located with NeurIPS-2021.
Organizing committee of International Combined Workshop on Spatial Language Understanding and Grounded Communication for Robotics (SPLU-RoboNLP-2021). Co-located with ACL-2021. August 6th.
Third International Workshop on Spatial Language Understanding, in conjunction with The Conference on Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing 2020 (EMNLP 2020). here.
Fourth International Workshop on Declarative Learning Based Programming (DeLBP-19), co-located with IJCAI-2019, here.
ACS-2019 Workshop on Cognitive vision and AI for embodied perception and interaction, here.
Combined Workshop on Spatial Language Understanding (SpLU) & Grounded Communication for Robotics (RoboNLP) in conjunction with NAACL-2019, June 6, Minnesota, USA. (Chair)
First workshop on Cognitive Vision: Integrated vision and AI for embodied perception and Interaction. In conjunction with IJCAI-ECAI 2018, July 14, STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN. (co-organizer)
First workshop on Spatial Language Understanding (SpLU-2018) in conjunction with NAACL-2018, June 1-6, New Orleans, USA.
The 16th Annual Conference of the North American Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics: Human Language Technologies, New Orleans, Louisiana, June 1-6, 2018, (Local Sponsorships and Exhibits Chair).
The 3rd International workshop on Declarative Learning based Programming (DeLBP-2018), AAAI-2018, Feb 3rd, 2018, New Orleans, USA. (main organizer)
The 2nd International workshop on Declarative Learning based Programming (DeLBP-2017), IJCAI-17, August 19-20, 2017, Melbourne, Australia. (main organizer)
CLEF-2017 Lab/Workshop on multi-modal Spatial Role Labeling (mSpRL) in Dublin, 11-14 September 2017. (main organizer)
International workshop on Semantic Evaluation, SpaceEval shared task, SemEval 2015, Denver, Colorado, 2015. (co-organizer)
International workshop on Semantic Evaluation, Spatial role labeling shared task, SemEval 2013, Atlanta, Georgia, USA, 2013. (co-organizer)
International workshop on Semantic Evaluation, Spatial role labeling shared task, SemEval 2012, Montreal, Canada, 2012. (main organizer)
(Senior) Program Committee member/ Area Chair
Swiss National Science Foundation (SNF) grant proposal, 2017/2018
Graduate and under graduate program of department of computer science Texas A&M-Commerce, 2018
Tenure review for Colorado College, 2017
Mentoring for ACL-2021 student research workshop, Mentoring for NAACL-2021 student research workshop.
Mentoring for ACL Student Research Workshop (SRW) 2020
Reviewer mentoring at ACL-2020 conference
Mentoring Committee for the Student Research Workshop (SRW) at ACL 2019, Florence, Italy.
Mentoring at AAAI-2018 Doctoral Consortium.
Paper-mentoring at COLING-2018.
Peer Review Journals