ISI Directory

Jonathan May, 𝓟𝓱.𝓓.

Research Associate Professor of Computer Science, Research Team Leader


B.S.E., Computer Science Engineering, University of Pennsylvania
M.S.E., Computer and Information Science, University of Pennsylvania
Ph.D., Computer Science, University of Southern California


Jonathan May is a Research Assistant Professor in the Computer Science Department of the Viterbi School of Engineering at the University of Southern California, as well as a Research Team Leader with USC’s Information Sciences Institute, where he received his PhD in 2010. He has previously worked at BBN Technologies and at Language Weaver. His research interests include machine translation, generation, semantics, and machine learning. He was a co-organizer of the International Workshop on Semantic Evaluation (SemEval) and is the current treasurer of the North American Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics (NAACL). He has received a research award from ISI, an outstanding paper award from NAACL, and a best demo paper award from ACL.