Matt Huenerfauth, Professor - MS HCI Program Coordinator

About Matt

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Matt Huenerfauth is an associate professor at the Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT) in the Department of Information Sciences and Technologies. He joined RIT in 2014 after eight years as a faculty member at the City University of New York, where he was a tenured associate professor of computer science and linguistics.

His research is in the areas of computer accessibility and assistive technology for people with disabilities, natural language processing (NLP), human computer interaction (HCI), and the computational linguistics of American Sign Language (ASL). His research projects have focused on the design and experimental evaluations of linguistic and assistive technology for people with disabilities, including technology for automatically synthesizing animations of ASL.

In addition, he currently serves as the:



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