Associate Dean, Faculty of Engineering and Information Sciences, University of Wollongong Dubai
- Information Retrieval
- Natural Language Processing
- Artificial Intelligence
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Dr Oroumchian obtained a PhD from Syracuse University in New York. Prior to this, he received a Masters from Sharif University of Technology, Tehran and a Bachelors degree from National University of Iran (since renamed Shahid Beheshti University).
Prior to joining UOWD, Dr Oroumchian worked as a project manager and consultant for many years in the United States and Iran. His previous posts include Chair of the Department of Software Engineering at the University of Tehran, Manager of IT Services in the Faculty of Engineering of the University of Tehran, Senior Research Engineer at TextWise LLC in Syracuse, New York, and Database/Computer Consultant for DefelskoInc, Ogdensburg, New York.
Dr Oroumchian has developed an intelligent search engine which uses human-like reasoning to find relevant documents. He is a member of several Centres of Excellence and Research groups and is a prominent researcher on Persian text processing and retrieval as well as multilingual search engines.