Dongyeop Kang is an assistant professor in the Computer Science Engineering department at the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities.
He leads the Minnesota Natural Language Processing (NLP) group that aims to develop human-centered language technologies. His group's research lies at the intersection of computational linguistics, machine learning, and human-computer interaction.
He completed postdoc at the University of California, Berkeley, and obtained a PhD in the Language Technologies Institute of the School of Computer Science at Carnegie Mellon University. During his Ph.D. study, he interned at Facebook AI research, Allen Institute for AI (AI2), and Microsoft Research.
He has been awarded the AI2 fellowship, CMU Presidential fellowship, and ILJU Ph.D. fellowship.