MeiXing Dong

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Ph.D. Candidate, University of Michigan
2260 Hayward St, Ann Arbor, MI
Email: meixingd@umich.edu
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About
I am a PhD candidate in the Language and Information Technologies (LIT) group at the University of Michigan, working with Rada Mihalcea, focusing on natural language processing and computational social science.
Publications

Perceptions of social roles across cultures.
MeiXing Dong, David Jurgens, Carmen Banea, and Rada Mihalcea.
Proceedings of Social Informatics (SocInfo), 2019.
(long paper, acceptance rate: 24%)
[pdf] [slides] [data] forthcoming
Nominated for Best Paper

Extending Sparse Text with Induced Domain-Specific Lexicons and Embeddings: A Case Study on Predicting Donations.
MeiXing Dong, Rada Mihalcea, and Dragomir Radev.
Computer Speech & Language, 2019.
[pdf]

Awards

NSF Graduate Research Fellowship - Honorable Mention, 2017

Google Scholarship - Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing, 2017

Rackham Merit Fellowship, 2015

RPI Founders Award of Excellence, 2014

Tau Beta Pi - Stabile Scholarship, 2014

Experience

Google: PhD Research Intern May 2019 - Aug. 2019

Google: PhD Research Intern Jun. 2018 - Mar. 2019

Google: Software Engineering Intern Jun. 2015 – Aug. 2015

Amazon.com: Software Development Engineering Intern May 2014 – Aug. 2014