Dr I.H.E. Hendrickx (Iris)

Assistant professor - Centre for Language Studies
Assistant professor - Department of Language and Communication

Dr I.H.E. Hendrickx (Iris)
Visiting address

Erasmusplein 1

Postal address

Postbus 9103

Working days Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday

Dr. Iris Hendrickx is post-doc researcher at Radboud University Nijmegen in the field of computational linguistics and digital humanities. Her interests include machine learning, lexical and relational semantics, text normalization, and text mining. She obtained her PhD at Tilburg University, The Netherlands in 2005, and worked as researcher in several projects at the University of Antwerp (2006-2009), University College Ghent (2009), Belgium and the Linguistics Center at the University of Lisbon (2009-2012) in Portugal. During these projects she worked on the topics of automatic summarization, co-reference resolution, constructing linguistic resources like tools and corpora, and historical text mining.



Ancillary activities

Iris Hendrickx researches how AI systems can be used in language technology. Her current work includes the development of a computer system that can talk to people - for instance clients in the healthcare sector - about their happiness and health in Dutch.