AIST Fellow / AIRC Director, Department of Information Technology and Human Factors, Artificial Intelligence Research Center (AIRC), National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST)
National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST)
Prof. Junichi Tsujii is a Japanese computer scientist specializing in natural language processing and text mining, particularly in the field of biology and bioinformatics. He graduated from Kyoto University in 1973, obtaining a PhD in engineering. He became Associate Professor at Kyoto University in 1973, Professor at Manchester University in 1988, Professor at Tokyo University Graduate School in 1995, and Principal Researcher for Microsoft Research Asia (Beijing) in 2011 before taking on his current position as Director of AIRC in 2015 and Fellow of AIST in 2017. He still holds a Professorship at Manchester University.