Pushpak Bhattacharyya is Professor of Computer Science and Engineering Department, IIT Bombay. His area of research is Natural Language Processing and Machine Learning .
He currently holds the Major Bhagat Singh Rekhi Chair Professorship of IIT Bombay and formerly held Vijay and Sita Vashi Chair Professorship. He was the Director of IIT Patna and President of Association of Computational Linguistics.
A Fellow of National Academy of Engineering and Abdul Kalam National Fellow, he is an Editor of the Journal of Natural Language Engineering and an Editor of AI Magazine.