Computational Learning and Computational Linguistics
research group
University of Geneva

June 2015

After her PostDoc at CLCL, Sarah Ouwayda has accepted a Computational Linguist position at Google.

October 2013

After her PhD at CLCL Tanja Samardzic accepted a position as the director of the CorpusLab at the University of Zurich.

After his PhD at CLCL Nikhil Garg has accepted a NLP engineer position at Amazon, Berlin.

Welcome to the new CLCL post-doctoral researcher, Majid Yazdani (PhD, EPFL).

September 2013

Welcome to the new post-doctoral researcher, Sarah Ouwayda (PhD, USC)

April 2013

Professor Paola Merlo is now the editor-in-chief of Computational Linguistics.

February 2013

  After his PhD at CLCL, Andrea Gesmundo has accepted a position at Google, Zurich.

May 2012

James Henderson is taking a new position as scientific head of the Parsing and Semantics group at XRCE, Grenoble as of 2 May 2012.

Andrea Gesmundo has been selected for a three month summer internship at Google, New York.

New software is available: Code download:

20 Dec 2011

Lonneke van der Plas will leave Geneva in February 2012 to start as Assistant Professor at the IMS, University of Stuttgart.

James Henderson will join the Editorial Board of Computational Linguistics as of 1 January 2012.
  James Henderson will be serving as Program Co-Chair for 2012 Joint Conference on Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing and Conference on Computational Natural Language Learning (EMNLP-CoNLL 2012), Jeju, Korea.

Dec 2011

Postdoctoral research associate Joel Lang has joined CLCL.

Sept 2011

Postdoctoral research associate Effi Georgala has joined CLCL.  

July 2011

Paola Merlo was the General Chair of the 2011 Conference on Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing (EMNLP).  

February 2010

Paola Merlo and James Henderson attended Google's 2010 EMEA Faculty Summit that took place in Zurich on 8-10 February 2010.  

January 2010

Paola Merlo joined the ACL executive committee.