Amal Zouaq

Polytechnique Montréal

Associate Professor

Specialist in: Natural language processing, semantic Web, ontological engineering, knowledge base extraction, computer-based learning

Amal Zouaq is an associate professor at the University of Ottawa and an adjunct professor at Polytechnique Montréal, Queen’s University and Athabasca University. She was previously associate professor and then adjunct professor at Royal Military College Canada in Kingston, Ontario. She earned her MSc and PhD degrees at Université de Montréal. Amal was also a postdoctoral research fellow at Polytechnique Montréal in 2009 as well as at Athabasca University and Simon Fraser University, funded by the FQRNT (Fonds Québécois de Recherche sur la Nature et les Technologies) in 2010. She serves as a program committee member and reviewer for many conferences and journals in knowledge and data engineering, natural language processing, eLearning, and semantic Web.