Brendan T. O'ConnorAssistant Professor, College of Information and Computer Sciences, University of Massachusetts Amherst
I am an assistant professor in the College of Information and Computer Sciences at University of Massachusetts Amherst (since Fall 2014). I am affiliated with the Computational Social Science Institute, the Initiative in Cognitive Science, and the Centers for Data Science and Intelligent Information Retrieval.
Talks on current research:
Recent Press: AI Programs Are Learning to Exclude Some African-American Voices, MIT Tech Review, August 2017.
See also my earlier research statement or publications below. If you are interested in getting involved in research, shoot me an email.
There is a rich set of other faculty at UMass interested in areas from computational social science to natural language processing. See the Computational Social Science Institute (CSSI) website, and this list of computation+language researchers and courses.
Publications(Other publications on Google Scholar or CV.)