I am currently on academic leave and not accepting any new PhD, MPhil or Part II project students

Stephen Clark is Reader in Natural Language Processing at the University of Cambridge Computer Laboratory. Previously he was a member of Faculty at the University of Oxford, and a postdoctoral researcher at the University of Edinburgh. He holds a PhD in Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence from the University of Sussex and an MA in Philosophy from Gonville and Caius College, Cambridge. He has been the recipient of ERC Consolidator and  Proof-of-Concept Grants (2012-2018), Chair of the European Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics (2011-2015), and program co-chair for the flagship ACL conference (in 2010). He is an Action Editor for the Transactions of the Association for Computational Linguistics, and has been on the Editorial Boards of Computational Linguistics, Journal of Artificial Intelligence Research, Computer Speech and Language, and the Journal of Natural Language Engineering. He carries out research at the intersection of Natural Language Processing and Machine Learning, with a focus on the syntactic and semantic analysis of natural language text.