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Matt Huenerfauth is a professor in the Golisano College of Computer and Information Sciences at the The Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT), where he is a member of the faculty of the School of Information (iSchool) and the Ph.D. program in Computer and Information Sciences.

Huenerfauth and his students conduct research on computer accessibility for people who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing, assistive technology for people with disabilities, human computer interaction, and computational linguistics.

RIT is a private, doctoral research university in the Finger Lakes region of New York. RIT was ranked #97 among National Universities in the U.S. News and World Reports Best Colleges Rankings 2018, and it is the second largest producer of undergraduate STEM degrees among private U.S. universities. RIT is home to the National Technical Institute for the Deaf, with 1,300 Deaf and Hard of Hearing students.

Prior to joining the faculty of RIT, Huenerfauth was a faculty member at the City University of New York (CUNY) for eight years, where he was a tenured Associate Professor of Computer Science and Linguistics. He moved to RIT in August 2014.

This website contains information about his Research and his background and experience (Curriculum Vitae).   Information about courses is available on the Teaching page, and links to other resources appear on the Interests page.   A listing of Contact Information is also included on this site.