Ziyu Yao

Ziyu Yao

Assistant Professor

George Mason University, ENGR 4415

Ziyu Yao is an assistant professor at George Mason Computer Science. She is interested in Natural Language Processing and Artificial Intelligence, particularly building natural language interfaces that can reliably assist humans in knowledge acquisition and task completion.

Personal website: https://ziyuyao.org/.


  • Question Answering
  • Semantic Parsing
  • Human-AI Interaction
  • Language and Code
  • Efficient NLP/AI


  • Computer Science and Engineering, Ph.D., 2021

    The Ohio State University

  • Communication Engineering, B.Eng., 2015

    Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications