Snigdha Chaturvedi

Snigdha Chaturvedi

Assistant Professor

219 Sitterson Hall
919-590-6068 (phone)
919-590-6105 (fax)
snigdha (at)

(158) Ph.D. 2016, Maryland. Natural language understanding, narrative understanding, social NLP, applications of ML and NLP.


Snigdha Chaturvedi¬†is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Computer Science at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Previously, she was an Assistant Professor at University of California, Santa Cruz (2018-2019) and a postdoctoral researcher in Professor Dan Roth’s group at the University of Pennsylvania and University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign (2016-2018). She received her doctorate from the University of Maryland, College Park, advised by Professor Hal Daume III, and her bachelor of technology from the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Kanpur in India. She also worked at IBM-India Research Labs from 2009-2011. Snigdha is interested in natural language understanding with a focus on understanding narratives, and social aspects of natural language.