Professor Qun Liu is a Professor in Dublin City University (DCU) and the Leader of Natural Language Processing Group in CNGL Centre, Ireland. He received his Master’s degree in Computer Science from the Institute of Computing Technology at Chinese Academy of Sciences (ICT/CAS) in 1992, and his PhD degree in Computer Science from Peking University in 2004. Since 1992 he has been a Researcher and then a Professor as well as the Leader of the Natural Language Processing Research Group in ICT/CAS, Beijing. He moved to Ireland and joined CNGL/DCU in July 2012, while still working with the NLP Research Group at ICT/CAS as an Adjunct Professor and the Group Leader. His research interests focus on machine translation and natural language processing, especially on multilingual language processing and syntax-based statistical machine translation.