Editorial Board member, Cognitive Processing (2013 - ).

Area chair for Word-level Semantics for ACL 2018.

Co-chair of SemEval 2018 and SemEval 2019.

Co-organiser of the LREC 2018 Workshop on Linguistic and Neuro-Cognitive Resources (LiNCR). Program committee chair (with Barry Devereux).

Area chair for *SEM 2017.

Co-chair of The Fourth Workshop on Metaphor in NLP, co-located with NAACL 2016 (with Beata Beigman Klebanov and Patricia Lichtenstein).

Co-chair of The Third Workshop on Metaphor in NLP, co-located with NAACL 2015 (with Beata Beigman Klebanov and Patricia Lichtenstein).


Delivering a Tutorial on Computational Modelling of Metaphor at EACL 2014 (with Tony Veale).

Co-chair of The Second Workshop on Metaphor in NLP, co-located with ACL 2014 (with Beata Beigman Klebanov and Patricia Lichtenstein).

Co-chair of The First Workshop on Metaphor in NLP, co-located with NAACL-HLT 2013 (with Beata Beigman Klebanov, Joel Tetrault and Zornitsa Kozareva).

Reviewer for Computational Linguistics, ACM Transactions on Speech and Language Processing, Computer Speech and Language, Language Resources and Evaluation, Journal of Artificial Intelligence Research and Cognitive Processing journals.

Programme Committee member (annually) for ACL, NAACL, EMNLP, COLING, CogSci, IJCAI, *SEM and other conferences, as well as a number of workshops.

Reviewer for the National Science Foundation (NSF), USA

Book proposal reviewer for the MIT Press.