University of Jaén – Full Professor in Computer Science Department – Vice-Chancellor of Digital University
M. Teresa Martín-Valdivia is a Full Professor in the Department of Computer Science at the
University of Jaén (Spain) and since April 2019, she is Vice Chancellor of Digital University at the University of Jaén. She is a founding member of the Spin-off of the University of Jaén YottaCode
SL created in 2016 in order to develop therapeutic software based on TLH in the field of cognitive language disorders.
She belongs to the SINAI (Sistemas INteligentes de Acceso a la Información: Intelligent Access to Information Systems) research group since its creation in 2001 and her main areas of research
are related to Human Language Technologies (HLT), or also known as Natural Language Processing (NLP), applied to information retrieval systems as well as affective and social computing through the application of machine learning techniques and the integration of linguistic resources.
She is currently focused on the study and development of sentiment analysis and emotion recognition systems for social purposes such as hate speech detection systems, mental health problems (anorexia, depression, suicide …) or offensive language detection as well as the generation and integration of linguistic resources for adapting this type of systems to Spanish.