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Yoav Artzi

Assistant Professor
Computer Science
Bloomberg 371, Cornell Tech, 2 West Loop Rd., New York, NY 10044


Yoav Artzi is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Computer Science and Cornell Tech at Cornell University. His research focuses on learning expressive models for natural language understanding, most recently in situated interactive scenarios. He received an NSF CAREER award, paper awards in EMNLP 2015, ACL 2017, and NAACL 2018, and Google faculty awards in 2015 and 2017. Yoav holds a B.Sc. summa cum laude from Tel Aviv University and a Ph.D. from the University of Washington.

Research Interests

Natural Language Processing
Machine Learning
Artificial Intelligence

Selected Publications

Selected Awards and Honors

  • Outstanding Paper Award, NAACL, 2018
  • NSF CAREER Award, 2018
  • Google Faculty Research Award, 2015 and 2017
  • Best Resource Paper Award, ACL, 2017
  • Best Paper Award, EMNLP, 2015


  • B.Sc. (Computer Science), Tel Aviv University, 2008
  • Ph.D. (Computer Science and Engineering), University of Washington, 2015