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Dr Andrew Hines


Andrew Hines

Lecturer/Assistant Professor
School of Computer Science
01 716 2143
University College Dublin, School of Computer Science, Science Centre - East Belfield Dublin 4


Dr Hines is currently the Director of Research, Innovation and Impact for the School of Computer Science at UCD. His primary research interests are in applying machine learning for applications in speech, audio and video signal processing. Dr Hines is a funded investigator in both the SFI CONNECT research centre for future networks and INSIGHT research centre for data analytics. He is a committee member of the Audio Engineering Society (Ireland) and is a senior member of the IEEE. He has represented Ireland on the management committee of Qualinet, an FP7 European COST Action, where he led a task force focused on using machine learning to develop Quality of Experience (QoE) models. He was also a member of the management committee of the H2020 CryptoAction COST research network.Outside of academia, Dr Hines spent a decade working in industry as director of engineering for software development companies in the airline and finance industries.


  • Director of Research, Innovation and Impact
    University College Dublin, School of Computer Science, Ireland26 Jun 2019


  • BAI
    Trinity College Dublin
  • PG DIP
    Dublin Institute of Technology
  • MA
    Trinity College Dublin
  • MBA
    University College Dublin
  • MSc
    University College Dublin
  • PhD
    Trinity College Dublin


  • Research Integrity
    University College Dublin7 Aug 2018
    Epigeum Research Integrity: Concise (core course)