Bridget McInnes

Bridget McInnes

Assistant Professor

Virginia Commonwealth University

Dr. McInnes’ research has primarily been in the area of Natural Language Processing (NLP) with a particular interest in semantics, the process of analyzing the meaning of text. Specific areas of interest include:

  • Word sense disambiguation
  • Biomedical text processing
  • Semantic similarity and relatedness
  • Information extraction
  • Literature-based discovery


  • Natural Language Processing
  • Semantics
  • Word Sense Disambiguation


  • PhD in Computer Science, 2009

    University of Minnesota

  • MS in Computer Science, 2004

    University of Minnesota

  • BS in Computer Science, 2002

    University of Minnesota

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