Dr Ekaterina Lebedeva

Ekaterina Lebedeva is currently a Research Fellow and Lecturer in the Research School of Computer Science at the Australian National University. She received her Ph.D. degree in Computer Science from the University of Lorraine, France; the M.Sc. degree from the Vienna University of Technology, Austria and Free University of Bolzano, Italy; and the B.Sc. degree in Applied Mathematics from Tver State University, Russia.

Student Research Projects 


I am looking for talented students interested in formal (logical) semantics and pragmatics of natural language. There is a range of projects you can choose from; each of them contributes to devising a powerful and expressive framework for compositional semantics and pragmatics of natural language. You can see brief descriptions of some projects on the web-page of projects offered in the College of Engineering and Computer Science

PhD Positions 

If you are interested in a PhD position, please read our College's graduate research page  and perform self-assessment (see the eligibility flowchart) before contacting me.

Note that the next deadline for applications for a limited number of scholarships for international students is August 31, 2017.  
Candidate profile:
- background in logic 
- knowledge of lambda calculus 
- familiarity with functional programming paradigm
- familiarity with Scala programming language
- genuine interest in natural language, its grammar and semantics
  • computational linguistics
  • natural language semantics
  • philosophy of language
  • logic
  • social choice theory

Current student projects

Daniyar Itegulov »

PhD Student

COMP1000 series courses
Code Title Year 20.. Semester
COMP1100 Programming as Problem Solving 18, 19, 20, 21 S1, S2

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