Diyi Yang

Diyi Yang

Computer Science Department

Natural Language Processing Group

Stanford University

Gates 342

Interested In SALT Lab?

Thank you so much for your interest in our work.

We are actively looking for students and postdocs. SALT Lab welcomes applicants from diverse backgrounds. Students with backgrounds that are underrepresented or underserved in AI/NLP are especially encouraged to apply.

Prospective Postdocs

We are currently looking for 1-2 post-docs. Applicants are expected to have a prior publication record in top tier natural language processing, computational social science, and/or machine learning conferences. Please complete *this form* if you are interested in applying to be a postdoc in our lab. After completing the form, please email me (

Prospective PhDs

We are always looking for strong PhD students with interests in NLP and Computational Social Science. Please do not email me regarding the PhD admission as admission decisions are made by a committee. If you are an admitted or a current PhD student at Stanford, please email me directly (

Stanford Undergraduate and Masters

I am happy to work with masters or undergraduate students. Please apply via CLiPS if you are interested in research positions at the Stanford NLP Group. Alternatively, you can also fill *this form* before we fully migrate to CLiPS. We expect applicants to have some prior experience in NLP or ML (prior research experience is not required), and a minimum of 10 hours per week commitment to research. After completing the form, please email me via

Outside of Stanford

We take visitors on a rolling basis, and generally prefer visitors to stay for at least 6 months for high-quality work. If you are not a Stanford student and interested in visiting our research lab, please fill *this form*.