Experience

Professional Appointments

Université du Québec à Montréal, UQÀM

» 2015 - present  Assistant Professor
Department of Computer Science
Member of the LATECE laboratory

Concordia University

» 2015 - present  Member of the Centre for Structural and Functional Genomics
Centre for Structural and Functional Genomics
» 2015 - present  Affiliate Assistant Professor
Department of Computer Science and Software Engineering

» 2014 - 2015  Senior Researcher
Centre for Structural and Functional Genomics
Big Data, Bioinformatics, Data Mining, Machine Learning, Natural Language Processing, Semantic Web
» 2010 - 2014  Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Centre for Structural and Functional Genomics, Genozymes Project
Natural Language Processing, Semantic Web, Data Mining, Machine Learning, Bioinformatics
Work funded by Genome Canada and Genome Quebec

University of Avignon

» 2009 - 2010  Assistant Professor
ATER - Computer Science
» 2006 - 2009  Research Engineer
Research on stochastic approaches for spoken language understanding
Work funded by the European Commission (FP6 program, LUNA project)
» 2004 - 2006  Research Engineer
Research on polyhedral approaches for the Vertex Separator Problem
Mathematics and Computer Science, Optimization Research
» 2003 - 2005  Software Engineer
Collaboration with Oncosud (Oncology Network)
Database design and creation for several sub-specialties
Web Site design and maintenance
» 2003 - 2005  Research and Development Consultant
Research and development of optimization algorithms for using isotopes in Radiation Oncology
Centre Hospitalier Henri Duffaut - Avignon General Hospital

French Ministry of Education

» 2002 - 2003  Computer Science Teacher [IUFM of French Guyana]
» 1993 - 2002  Pure Mathematics Teacher [College, BTS]


Professional Certifications

» 2010 - present  Qualification aux fonctions de Maître de Conférences,
Section 27 - Computer Science
[French certification of aptitude for holding tenured professor positions]
Conseil National des Universités (CNU) – France
» 2010 - present  Eligible to the Ordre des Ingenieurs du Quebec
» 1993 - present  Certificat d'Aptitude au Professorat de l'Enseignement du Second degre,
CAPES - Mathematics
[French certification of aptitude for teaching in secondary and undergraduate education]
Ministere de l'Education Nationale - France