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Curriculum Vitae

Professional Experience

2014-Assistant-professor/maître de conférences, Université Joseph Fourier, Grenoble (France)
2011-2014 Postdoctoral researcher, CNGL, Dublin City University (Ireland)
Information extraction and retrieval in the medical domain
2010-2011 Postdoctoral researcher, Nanyang Technological University (Singapore)
Opinion mining in the pharmaceutical and medical domain 
2008-2009  Temporary teaching and research assistant, University of Nantes (France)
2005-2008 Graduate teaching assistant and PhD student, University of Nantes (France)
Characterization and compilation of comparable corpora
02/2006-03/2006 Internship, National Institute of Informatics (Japan)
Multilingual information extraction and machine learning
02/2005-09/2005 Internship, LINA (Nantes, France)
Automatic detection of scientific and popular science documents in the medical domain


2009 Ph.D. in Computer Science University of Nantes
2005 M.Sc. in Computer Science University of Nantes
2003 B.Sc. in Computer Science University of Nantes

Administration activities

1. Events organization

CLEF eHealth (co-chair) and CLEF CMC (organizer)

2016Workshop MedIR (Medical Information Retrieval) in SIGIR 2016
2016CLEF eHealth (co-chair) and CLEF CMC (organizer)
2016Chair of the young researcher track (RJC) at SDNRI 2016
2015CLEF eHealth (co-chair) 
2014 COLING (publication co-chair)
2014 Workshop MedIR (Medical Information Retrieval) in SIGIR 2014 (member of the organizing committee)
2014 CLEF eHealth 2014 (co-chair and medical IR task leader)
2013 SIGIR (publication co-chair)
2013 CLEF eHealth 2013 (initiator et medical IR task leader)
2008 Colloque Interdisciplinaire des Doctorants (CID) (president of the scientific committee and organizing committee member)

2. Scientific animation
2014 Initiator of CNGL first Information Retrieval Reading Group
2012 Volunteer tutor at the Irish Linguistics Olympiads (AILO), organized by CNGL
2005-2009 Active member of associations Login (young researchers in IT in Nantes) and CJCN (young researchers in Nantes)
2007-2008 Member of the Computer Science Department of the University of Nantes, as young researchers representative

3. Research papers reviewing
Journal: JMIR, JIR, TAL

Technical Skills
Programming languages Java, C/C++, Pascal, Prolog, Perl, Python
Internet PHP, HTML/XHTML, CSS, JavaScript
Miscellaneous SQL, LATEX, shell and script languages (Bash, Awk...), computer networks, computer architecture
Operating Systems Linux/Unix (administration), Windows, MacOS X Office automation Microsoft Office, Open Office
NLP toolsUIMA, Nooj, Weka

Language skills

French native language
English fluent
Spanish scholar level