Cynthia Matuszek


Assistant Professor of Computer Science and Electrical Engineering


331 Information Technology and Engineering (ITE) Building

Contact Information

University of Maryland, Baltimore County
1000 Hilltop Circle
Baltimore, MD 21250



Ph.D., Computer Science & Engineering, University of Washington, 2014
M.S., Computer Science & Engineering, University of Washington, 2010
B.S., Computer Science, The University of Texas at Austin, 2000

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Dr. Cynthia Matuszek received her Ph.D. in computer science and engineering from the University of Washington in 2014 under Drs. Dieter Fox and Luke Zettlemoyer. Dr. Matuszek directs UMBC’s Interactive Robotics and Language lab, in which research is focused on robots’ ability to learn from and interact with people using natural language. This work spans robotics, machine learning, human-robot interaction and natural language processing. Dr Matuszek has published in artificial intelligence, machine learning, robotics, and human-robot interaction venues, and was named in the 2018 IEEE bi-annual “10 to watch in AI.”


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