Professor of Computer Science and Electrical Engineering, University of Maryland, Baltimore County

Tim Finin is a Professor of Computer Science and Electrical Engineering at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County (UMBC). He has over 35 years of experience in applications of artificial intelligence to problems in information systems and language understanding. His current research is focused on the Semantic Web, mobile computing, analyzing and extracting information from text and online social media, and on enhancing security and privacy in information systems.

Experience

  • 1991–present
    Professor, University of Maryland, Baltimore COunty
  • 1987–1991
    Technical Directory, Unisys Paoli Research Center
  • 1980–1987
    Assistant Professor, University of Pennsylvania
  • 1971–1974
    Staff Researcher, M.I.T