Women in IR was co-founded by Laura Dietz and Shiri Dori-Hacohen in 2015.
The group is currently headed by Nazli Goharian.
Meet the women behind Women in IR!
WIR Organizing Committee
Co-chair (2019 - Present)
Clinical Professor of Computer Science, Georgetown University
Associate Director, Information Retrieval Lab
Full Professor, Department of Computer Science, University of Freiburg
Head, Chair of Algorithms and Data Structures
Co-chair (2019 - 2020)
Associate Professor, Leiden Institute of Advanced Computer Science
Group Leader, Text Mining and Retrieval Leiden
Co-founder & Co-organizer (2015 - 2018)
Assistant Professor, Department of Computer Science
University of New Hampshire
Co-founder & Co-organizer (2015 - 2016)
Webmaster (2020 - Present)
PhD candidate in Language Technology
CIIR, University of Massachusetts Amherst