324G Hackerman Hall
Research Areas Natural Language Processing Spoken Language Systems Machine Translation Information Retrieval Very Large Text Databases Machine Learning

David Yarowsky is a professor in the Department of Computer Science, as well as the director of the Low Resource Languages Lab and a member of the Center for Language and Speech Processing.

Yarowsky’s research focuses on word sense disambiguation, minimally supervised induction algorithms in NLP, and multilingual natural language processing.

He earned his bachelor’s (’87) in computer science at Harvard University and his master’s (’93) and Ph.D. (’96) in computer and information science at the University of Pennsylvania.