Antal van den Bosch


Prof Antal van den Bosch will be working together with the other members and the CLARIN executive director, on the development and implementation of the CLARIN strategy and policy. In particular he will focus on strengthening the ties between CLARIN and the broader AI world. 

A computational linguist by training, Antal van den Bosch has worked in text mining, digital humanities, and on applications of computational language modelling in (psycho, socio and neuro) linguistics. He has led efforts to create sustainable and open source software packages for machine learning and (Dutch) , much of this in the context of CLARIN-NL and CLARIAH-NL. He is Professor of Language, Communication and Computation at the Faculty of Humanities of Utrecht University. He is guest professor at the Computational Linguistics and Psycholinguistics Research Center at the University of Antwerp, Belgium, a member of the Netherlands Royal Academy of Arts and Sciences, and fellow of the European Association for Artificial Intelligence.