Curriculum Vitae


2015 - 2019
Doctor of Philosophy in Computational Linguisics
Research stay at the University of Copenhagen spring semester 2018
Research internship at IBM, summer 2018
Uppsala University
Uppsala, Sweden

2013 - 2014 Master of Science in Artificial Intelligence
specialization in Natural Language Processing
The University of Edinburgh
Edinburgh, United Kingdom

2011 - 2013 Master of Arts in Modern Languages and Literatures, Germanic orientation, research focus
Languages studied: English and German
Erasmus exchange at the University of Edinburgh autumn semester 2011
Université catholique de Louvain
Louvain-la-neuve, Belgium

2008 - 2011 Bachelor of Arts in Modern Languages and Literatures, general orientation
Languages studied: English and Italian. Minor: German
Université catholique de Louvain
Louvain-la-neuve, Belgium

Industry Experience:

Jul-Oct 2018 AI Research Intern at IBM Research
Yorktown Heights, NY, USA
Working in the NLP group.
2014 - 2015 AI Specialist at Crowdynews
Groningen, The Netherlands
I worked as part of the R&D team to research, develop and implement multilingual products. We mainly worked on mining social media. My tasks involved Natural Language Processing and Machine learning.


Autumn 2016: Co-teaching a master's course Natural Language Processing with Joakim Nivre and Fabienne Cap.
Autumn 2017:


Allison Adams (co-supervision): Dependency Parsing and Dialogue Systems [pdf]. Master's thesis. 2017.


French Native  
English Near-native
German Working professional proficiency
Italian Working professional proficiency
Spanish Limited working proficiency
Dutch Limited working proficiency
Swedish Limited working proficiency

Computer skills:

OS Platforms Linux (primary), Windows
Programming Python (daily usage), Java, Perl, Matlab (basic skills)
Web HTML/CSS/javascript (basic skills)