Jacob Eisenstein is a research scientist at Google AI, where he is focused on making language technology more robust and trustworthy. He was previously on the faculty of the Georgia Institute of Technology, where he supervised four successful doctoral dissertations (with two more forthcoming) and received the NSF CAREER Award for research on computational sociolinguistics. He completed his Ph.D. at MIT with a dissertation on computational models of speech and gesture. Thanks to his brief appearance in the documentary film "If These Knishes Could Talk", Jacob has a Bacon number of 2.