PhD, Georgia Institute of Technology, 2016


Research interests include:

Natural Language Processing, Machine Learning,



Yangfeng Ji joined the Department of Computer Science at the University of Virginia in 2018. He received his PhD from the Georgia Institute of Technology in 2016. From Aug. 2016 to Jul. 2018, he was a Postdoctoral Researcher in the Paul G. Allen School of Computer Science & Engineering in the University of Washington.


  • NAACL Outstanding Paper Award 2018

Research Interests

  • Natural language processing
  • Machine learning

Courses Taught

  • CS 6501-005 Natural Language Processing Fall 2018
  • CS 8501-001 Advanced Natural Language Processing Spring 2019