About me

I am a university lecturer in Language Technology at the University of Helsinki, where I arrived in March 2017 as a post-doctoral researcher. Prior to that, I spent several years at the University of Geneva.

Research interests

  • Annotation and annotation transfer for closely related languages and dialects
  • Machine translation and various types of text normalization
  • Dialectometry and computational dialectology

Data collection and visualization sites I have been involved in:

Corpus collection and annotation projects I have been involved in:


  • Postal address: Department of Digital Humanities, University of Helsinki, P.O. Box 24, FI-00014 Helsingin Yliopisto, Finland
  • Visiting address: Metsätalo Room A316, Unioninkatu 40, Helsinki
  • E-mail: yves.scherwenurer@helskapyinki.fi