Awards

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  • KLA (2020, 2021) scholarship for academic achievement and excellence

  • Clore Scholars Programme scholarship for outstanding researchers pursuing PhD

  • M.A. Valedictorian and best thesis award

 
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Publications

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  • Leshem Choshen, Matanel Orenm Dmitry Nikolaev, Omri Abend (ArXiv - technical report) SERRANT: a syntactic classifier for English Grammatical Error Types
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  • Aviv Solobodkin, Leshem Choshen, Omri Abend (NAACL2021) Mediators in Determining what Processing BERT Performs First
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  • Project Debater - an Autonomous Debating System (Nature 2021 cover)
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  • Leshem Choshen, Dmitry Nikolaev, Yevgeni Berzak, Omri Abend (CoNLL 2020) Classifying Syntactic Errors in Learner Language
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  • Eyal Shnarch, Leshem Choshen,* Guy Moshkowich, Ranit Aharonov, Noam Slonim (EMNLP 2020) Unsupervised Expressive Rules Provide Explainability and Assist Human Experts Grasping New Domains
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  • Guy Hacohen, Leshem Choshen, Daphna Weinshall (ICML 2020) Let's agree to agree: neural networks share classification order on real datasets
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  • Leshem Choshen, Lior Fox, Zohar Aizenbud, Omri Abend (ICLR 2020) On the Weaknesses of Reinforcement Learning for Neural Machine Translation
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  • Liat Ein-Dor, Eyal Shnarch, Lena Dankin, Alon Halfon, Benjamin Sznajder, Ariel Gera, Carlos Alzate, Martin Gleize, Leshem Choshen, Yufang Hou, Yonatan Bilu, Ranit Aharonov, Noam Slonim (AAAI 2020) Corpus wide argument mining - a working solution
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  • Leshem Choshen, Omri Abend (CoNLL 2019) Automatically Extracting Challenge Sets for Non-local Phenomena in Neural Machine Translation
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  • Leshem Choshen, Dan Eldad, Daniel Hershcovich, Elior Sulem, Omri Abend (ACL 2019) The Language of Legal and Illegal Activity on the Darknet
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  • Martin Gleize, Eyal Shnarch, Leshem Choshen, Lena Dankin, Guy Moshkowich, Ranit Aharonov, Noam Slonim (ACL 2019) Are You Convinced? Choosing the More Convincing Evidence with a Siamese Network
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  • Yoav Kantor, Yoav Katz, Leshem Choshen*, Edo Cohen-Karlik, Naftali Liberman, Assaf Toledo, Amir Menczel, Noam Slonim (BEA 2019) Learning to combine Grammatical Error Corrections
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  • Leshem Choshen & Omri Abend (ACL 2018) Inherent Biases in Reference-based Evaluation for Grammatical Error Correction and Text Simplification
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  • Leshem Choshen & Omri Abend (ACL 2018) Automatic Metric Validation for Grammatical Error Correction
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  • Eyal Shnarch, Carlos Alzate, Lena Dankin, Martin Gleize, Yufang Hou, Leshem Choshen, Ranit Aharonov and Noam Slonim (ACL 2018) Will it Blend? Weak and Manual Labeled Data in a Neural Network for Argumentation Mining
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  • Leshem Choshen, Lior Fox, Yonatan Loewenstein (ICLR 2018) DORA The Explorer: Directed Outreaching Reinforcement Action-Selection
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  • Leshem Choshen & Omri Abend (NAACL-HLT 2018) Reference-less Measure of Faithfulness for Grammatical Error Correction
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Errata

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  • Automatic Metric Validation for Grammatical Error Correction - Alignment is node alignment and not edge alignment. It is equivalent up to the top nodes of the DAG which should be aligned with each other.