Prof. Dr. Iryna Gurevych

Name: Iryna Gurevych, Full Professor, Dr.


  • Director, Ubiquitous Knowledge Processing (UKP) Lab
  • Primary Appointments: Dpt. of Computer Science (FB 20), Technische Universität Darmstadt (TUDA);
  • Secondary Appointment: Inst. of Languages and Literature Studies, Dpt. of Historical and Social Sciences, TUDA


Phone: +49 (6151) 16 – 25290

Fax: +49 (6151) 16 – 25295

Office: S2|02 B 110

TU Darmstadt – FB 20
Hochschulstraße 10
64289 Darmstadt

Research interests

Strong background in lexical-semantics, resources and algorithms, and innovative applications of language processing to social sciences and humanities, including online publishing and educational research. Iryna Gurevych is Founder and Principal Investigator in:

  • AIPHES: the DFG-funded Research Training Group “Adaptive Information Preparation from Heterogeneous Sources”, Spokesperson
  • KDSL: the Graduate School “Knowledge Discovery in Scientific Literature”, Director
  • CEDIFOR: the BMBF-funded Centre for the Digital Foundation of Research in the Humanities, Social, and Educational Sciences, Co-Director

Further information

  • Detailed information about Iryna’s activities can be found through the respective links in the frame to the right of this text.
  • If you are a young researcher or a student in computer science or Natural Language Processing committed to cutting-edge research and team spirit, consider joining UKP.