Vered Shwartz
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Computer Science, Faculty of Science, University of British Columbia

    Faculty Member, Vector Institute

    Canada CIFAR Artificial Intelligence Chair

    Website | Google Scholar

Research interests:

  • Natural language processing
  • Commonsense reasoning
  • Semantics and pragmatics
  • Natural language understanding
  • Natural language generation
  • Machine learning
  • Representation learning
  • Neurosymbolic methods


Vered Shwartz is an Assistant Professor of Computer Science at the University of British Columbia. Her research interests include commonsense reasoning, computational semantics and pragmatics, and multiword expressions. Previously, Vered was a postdoctoral researcher at the Allen Institute for AI (AI2) and the University of Washington and received her PhD in Computer Science from Bar-Ilan University.

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