Dr. Zhitomirsky-Geffet Maayan

MAAYAN

Education

2005-2006: Bar-Ilan University
Post-Doctoral Research Associate, Computer Science Dept.
Research project in the area of Semantic Information Retrieval, funded by the Israeli Ministry of Defense.
Supervisor: Prof. Ido Dagan.

2000-2005: The Hebrew University in Jerusalem
Ph.D. in Computer Science in the area of Computational Linguistics and Statistical Natural Language Processing. Awarded July, 2006.
Thesis: Refining the Distributional Similarity Scheme for Lexical Entailment
Supervisors:
Prof. Ido Dagan, Computer Science Department, Bar-Ilan University,
Prof. Dror G. Feitelson, School of Computer Science and Engineering, The Hebrew University

1998-2000: The Hebrew University in Jerusalem (Magna Cum Laude)
M.Sc. in Computer Science in the area of Information Retrieval
Thesis: Automatic Hierarchical Indexing and Document Classification
Supervisor: Prof. Dror G. Feitelson, School of Computer Science and Engineering, The Hebrew University

1995-1998: The Hebrew University in Jerusalem
B.Sc. in Computer Science, BA in Linguistics – Magna Cum Laude