Young-Suk Lee  Young-Suk Lee photo         

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Principal Research Scientist
Thomas J. Watson Research Center, Yorktown Heights, NY USA


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Professional Associations:  ACM  |  Association for Computational Linguistics

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Young-Suk Lee is a Principal Research Scientist at IBM T. J. Watson Research Center, Yorktown Heights, NY, USA. Since joining IBM Research in November, 2001, she has been involved in machine translation and natural language processing activities.

Young-Suk Lee received a BA/MA in English at Seoul National University, Korea and an MSE in Computer and Information Science and PhD in Linguistics at the University of Pennsylvania. Before joining IBM Research, she worked as a technical staff member at MIT Lincoln Laboratory and co-PI for DARPA TIDES and Communicator programs. She also taught Linguistics at Yale University.

She served on DARPA/TIDES Planning Committee for Machine Translation.  She served as area chair of machine translation for IJCNLP (International Joint Conference on Natural Language Processing) 2013 and NLP PIC (Natural Language Processing Professional Interest Community) co-chair at IBM T. J. Watson Research Center from 2014 to 2016.

She has been serving on various professional committees including AAAI (Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence), ACL (Association for Computational Linguistics), EACL (European Chapter of the ACL), EMNLP (Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing), COLING (International Conference on Computational Linguistics), HLT/NAACL (Human Language Technology/North American Chapter of the ACL) conferences, among many others.