About Me

I just received my Masters degree from the Language Technologies Institute. This summer I was also a Graduate Research Assistant at CMU Qatar.
I also worked at Safaba Translation Solutions.

email: sjeblee AT cs DOT cmu DOT edu
office: CMUQ 1015
advisor: Alan Black

languages: English, Spanish, Modern Standard Arabic, Egyptian Arabic
things i like: Linguistics, teaching Java, fire spinning, horseback riding

For more info see my ~ CV ~ linkedin ~


Research Interests

I am interested in Machine Translation and Natural Language Processing, especially of Arabic dialects. I currently work on NLP for Iraqi Arabic Speech Synthesis and Machine Translation into Egyptian Arabic.
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Education History

Carnegie Mellon University
MS Language Technologies (expected Aug 2014)

Johns Hopkins University
BA Computer Science 2012
Second Major: Writing Seminars

Recent Publications

2014

Serena Jeblee, Weston Feely, Houda Bouamor, Alon Lavie, Nizar Habash and Kemal Oflazer. "Domain and Dialect Adaptation for Machine Translation into Egyptian Arabic." In Proceedings of the Arabic Natural Language Processing Workshop at EMNLP 2014. Doha, Qatar. October, 2014. In press.

Serena Jeblee, Houda Bouamor, Wajdi Zaghouani and Kemal Oflazer. "CMUQ@The 2014 Automatic Arabic Error Correction Shared Task." In Proceedings of the Arabic Natural Language Processing Workshop at EMNLP 2014. Doha, Qatar. October, 2014. In press.