Rushin Shah

Research Scientist Manager

I manage the Natural Language Understanding group at Facebook Messenger. Before this, I was at Siri at Apple for 5 years, where I managed the Natural Language Understanding group. I’ve also worked previously at Yahoo on query understanding.


Natural language understanding, semantic parsing, dialog systems and question answering.

Latest Publications

December 14, 2018

PyText: A seamless path from NLP research to production

Ahmed Aly, Kushal Lakhotia, Shicong Zhao, Mrinal Mohit, Barlas O─čuz, Abhinav Arora, Sonal Gupta, Christopher Dewan, Stef Nelson-Lindall, Rushin Shah

Conversational AI Workshop at NeurIPS 2018 - December 4, 2018

Improving Semantic Parsing for Task Oriented Dialog

Arash Einolghozati, Panupong Pasupat, Sonal Gupta, Rushin Shah, Mrinal Mohit, Mike Lewis, Luke Zettlemoyer

NAACL - December 4, 2018

Cross-lingual Transfer Learning for Multilingual Task Oriented Dialog

Sebastian Schuster, Sonal Gupta, Rushin Shah, Mike Lewis

EMNLP 2018 - October 31, 2018

Semantic Parsing for Task Oriented Dialog using Hierarchical Representations

Sonal Gupta, Rushin Shah, Mrinal Mohit, Anuj Kumar, Mike Lewis