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Dr Derek Greene


Derek Greene

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


Dr. Derek Greene is Assistant Professor at the School of Computer Science, University College Dublin, and a Funded Investigator at the SFI Insight Centre for Data Analytics and the SFI VistaMilk Research Centre. He has over 15 years' experience in the fields of artificial intelligence and machine learning, with a PhD in Computer Science from Trinity College Dublin, and over 50 research papers presented at international conferences and published in journals. He currently leads a research group which focuses on developing algorithms for social network analysis and text mining. He is also involved in a range of interdisciplinary projects which involve applying machine learning methods in areas such as digital humanities, smart agriculture, and political science.


  • Cert of CPD Univ Teaching & Learning
    University College Dublin


  • Postdoctoral Researcher
    University College Dublin, Computer Science, Dublin, Ireland1 Oct 2006 - 30 Apr 2009
    Machine learningPostdoctoral Research
  • Senior Research Fellow
    University College Dublin, Computer Science, Dublin, Ireland1 May 2009 - 30 Jun 2013
    Network analysisPostdoctoral Fellowship
  • Senior Research Fellow
    University College Dublin, Insight Centre, Dublin, Ireland1 Jul 2013 - 31 Aug 2014
    Machine learningPostdoctoral Fellowship