Eduard Hovy Carnegie Mellon University Language Technologies Institute 5000 Forbes Avenue Pittsburgh, PA 15213 U.S.A.Honors Ph.D. honoris causa, National University of Distance Education (UNED), Madrid, Spain. Jan 2013 ACL Fellow, one of the original 17 Fellows of the Association for Computational Linguistics. Dec 2011 Regular High-Level Visiting Scientist, International Guest Academic Talents (IGAT) Program for the Development of University Disciplines in China (111 Program). (China's Ministry of Education launched the so-called "111" program in September 2006, aiming to invite 1,000 world class academics from the world's top 100 universities to establish 100 innovative research bases in China.) Jan 2008 -- Dec 2012, renewed to Dec 2015 Best Paper Award, IEEE International Conference on Semantic Computing (IEEE-ICSC-07). Nov 2007 Mellon Award for Excellence in Mentoring, awarded by the USC Center for Excellence in Teaching (Office of the Provost). University of Southern California. Apr 2006 Program Committee Honorary Chair, IEEE International Conference on Natural Language Processing and Knowledge Engineering (IEEE NLP-KE). Wuhan, China (2005); Beijing, China (2007); Beijing, China (2010)