Orest Xherija (Ορέστ Τζερίγια)
NLP researcher at The University of Chicago


I am a fourth year post-graduate student in the Department of Linguistics of The University of Chicago. I study Natural Language Processing (NLP) and I am interested in applying techniques from machine learning to problems of language modeling and language engineering. I completed my undergraduate degree in Mathematics at The University of Chicago.

Areas of interest

  • natural language understanding (esp. inference), geometry of inference

Recent

Teaching

  • Fall 2017:
  • Spring 2017:
    • Introduction to Semantics and Pragmatics [LING 20301];
      Instructor: Patrick Munoz