Dr. Zeenat Tariq
University of North Texas
Computer Science and Engineering
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Education

PhD, University of Missouri Kansas City, 2021.
Major: Computer Science
Degree Specialization: Data Science, Machine learning
Dissertation Title: Design of Multi-Modality Deep Fusion Architecture for Deep Acoustic Analytics
MS, National University of Sciences and Technology, 2015.
Major: Computational Science and Engineering
Degree Specialization: Computer communication systems
Dissertation Title: Energy Efficient Load Balancing in Computational Grid

Professional Positions

Academic - Post-Secondary
Clinical Assistant Professor, University of North Texas. (August 2021 – Present).
Graduate Teaching Assistant, University of Missouri-Kansas City. (July 2018July 2021).
Graduate Research Assistant, University of Missouri-Kansas City. (January 16, 2018June 1, 2018).
Lecturer, Muslim Youth University. (March 1, 2017December 31, 2017).
Visiting Lecturer, Bahria University. (February 2016June 2016).

Professional Memberships

Member, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers. (20182023).

Development Activities Attended

Self-Study Program,"Amazon Web Services," Online, United States of America. (May 2023 – Present).

Tutorial,"Showcase Student Skills & Accomplishments with Canvas Folio (V)," UNT, United States of America. (July 17, 2024July 17, 2024).

Conference Attendance,"Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing," AnitaB.org, United States of America. (20232023).

Other,"Internet of Things Innovations and Applications: from Connectivity to AI," University of North Texas, Denton, Texas, United States of America. (November 3, 2023November 3, 2023).

Self-Study Program,"Tableau, D3.js," Online, United States of America. (20222022).

Tutorial,"Teaching," Zybooks, Denton, Texas, United States of America. (20212022).

Conference Attendance,"Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing," AnitaB.org, United States of America. (September 27, 2021October 1, 2021).

Conference Attendance,"IEEE International Conference on Big Data," (IEEE Big Data), United States of America. (December 2020December 2020).

Conference Attendance,"IEEE International Conference on Bioinformatics and Biomedicine," (IEEE BIBM), United States of America. (December 2020December 2020).

Conference Attendance,"2020 ACM Richard Tapia Celebration of Diversity in Computing Conference," ACM, United States of America. (September 2020September 2020).

Conference Attendance,"IEEE International Conference on Big Data," (IEEE Big Data), United States of America. (December 2019December 2019).

Conference Attendance,"IEEE International Conference on Bioinformatics and Biomedicine," (IEEE BIBM), United States of America. (November 2019November 2019).

Conference Attendance,"Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing," AnitaB.org, United States of America. (October 2019October 2019).

Conference Attendance,"IEEE International Conference on Big Data," (IEEE Big Data), United States of America. (December 2018December 2018).

Conference Attendance,"IEEE International Smart Cities Conference," (ISC2-2018), United States of America. (September 2018September 2018).

Teaching

Teaching Experience

University of North Texas
CSCE 2100, Foundations of Computing, 12 courses.
CSCE 4205, Introduction to Machine Learning, 1 course.
CSCE 4290, Introduction to Natural Language Processing, 1 course.
CSCE 4600, Introduction to Operating Systems, 8 courses.
CSCE 5215, Machine Learning, 5 courses.
CSCE 5290, Natural Language Processing, 9 courses.
CSCE 5300, Introduction to Big Data and Data Science, 11 courses.
CSCE 5320, Scientific Data Visualization, 6 courses.
CSCE 5934, Directed Study, 3 courses.

Non-Credit Instruction

Other, University of North Texas, 1. (August 2023 – Present).

Uncompensated Instructional Overload, University of North Texas. (January 2023May 2023).

Review Course, UNT. (20222022).

Directed Student Learning

Directed Individual/Independent Study,"Multimodal detection of epilepsy with convolutional neural network," Computer Science and Engineering. (August 2023May 2023).

Directed Individual/Independent Study,"AI recognition of medicine based on patients health record," Computer Science and Engineering. (August 2022December 2022).

Directed Individual/Independent Study,"Multimodal olfactory EEG classification for epilepsy with deep neural networks," Computer Science and Engineering. (August 2022December 2022).

Directed Individual/Independent Study,"Text Summarization of COVID-19 Articles using various NLP methods," Computer Science and Engineering. (August 2022December 2022).

Directed Individual/Independent Study,"Text Summarization of COVID-19 Articles using various NLP methods," Computer Science and Engineering. (June 2022December 2022).

Other,"Twitter Accounts Suggestion: PipelineTechnique SpaCy Entity Recognition," Computer Science and Engineering. (20222022).

Awards and Honors

Grace Hopper Celebration of women in computing, AnitaB.org. (September 27, 2021October 1, 2021).

Research

Published Intellectual Contributions

Conference Proceeding
Gillette, J., Shah, S., Tariq, Z., Algamdi, S. (2022). Data protections for minors with named entity recognition. IEEE. https://ieeexplore.ieee.org/abstract/document/10021086
Algamdi, S., Albanyan, A., Shah, S., Tariq, Z. (2022). Twitter Accounts Suggestion: Pipeline Technique SpaCy Entity Recognition. IEEE Access. IEEE. https://ieeexplore.ieee.org/abstract/document/10020570
Tariq, Z., Shah, S., Lee, Y. (2021). Automatic Multimodal Heart Disease Classification using Phonocardiogram Signal. IEEE. https://ieeexplore.ieee.org/abstract/document/9378232
Shah, S., Tariq, Z., Lee, J., Lee, Y. (2021). Real-Time Machine Learning for Air Quality and Environmental Noise Detection. IEEE. https://ieeexplore.ieee.org/author/37088809485
Tariq, Z., Shah, S., Lee, Y. (2021). Multimodal Lung Disease Classification using Deep Convolutional Neural Network. IEEE. https://ieeexplore.ieee.org/abstract/document/9313208
Shah, S., Tariq, Z., Lee, Y. (2020). IoT based Urban Noise Monitoring in Deep Learning using Historical Reports. IEEE. https://ieeexplore.ieee.org/abstract/document/9006176
Tariq, Z., Shah, S., Lee, Y. (2020). Speech Emotion Detection using IoT based Deep Learning for Health Care. IEEE. https://ieeexplore.ieee.org/abstract/document/9005638
Tariq, Z., Shah, S., Lee, Y. (2020). Lung Disease Classification using Deep Convolutional Neural Network. IEEE. https://ieeexplore.ieee.org/abstract/document/8983071
Tariq, Z., Shah, S., Lee, Y. (2019). Smart 311 Request System with Automatic Noise Detection for Safe Neighborhood. IEEE. https://ieeexplore.ieee.org/abstract/document/8656773
Shah, S., Tariq, Z., Lee, Y. (2019). Audio IoT Analytics for Home Automation Safety. IEEE. https://ieeexplore.ieee.org/abstract/document/8622587
Journal Article
Tariq, Z., Shah, S. K., Lee, Y. (2022). Feature-Based Fusion Using CNN for Lung and Heart Sound Classification. MDPI. https://www.mdpi.com/1424-8220/22/4/1521
Shah, S., Tariq, Z., Lee, Y. (2021). Event-Driven Deep Learning for Edge Intelligence (EDL-EI). Sensors. https://www.mdpi.com/1424-8220/21/18/6023

Awards and Honors

Graduate Assistance Funds, UMKC Womens Council. (20192021).

UMKC SGS Travel Award, University of Missouri-Kansas City. (May 2018December 2020).

Richard Tapia Conference, Salesforce. (September 16, 2020September 19, 2020).

The Brain Data challenge sponsored by IEEE, IEEE. (December 2019December 2019).

Balaji K. Memorial Trust, University of Missouri-Kansas City. (December 2018December 2019).

Grace Hopper Celebration of women in computing, AnitaB.org. (October 1, 2019October 4, 2019).

The Brain Data challenge sponsored by IEEE, IEEE. (December 2018December 2018).

Service

University Service

Student Org Advisor (Non-Professional Org), Departmental student organizations coordination. (October 2023 – Present).

Other, Student contest coordination. (October 2023 – Present).

Other, Professional Hiring Committee. (August 2023 – Present).

Other, Awards and Scholarships (Students) Committee. (2023 – Present).

Committee Member, Department Chair Search Committee. (October 2021 – Present).

Attendee, Meeting, Guest Speaker Talk. (20232023).

Other, Professional PAC. (August 2023August 2023).

Attendee, Meeting, Teaching. (20212022).

Other, Teaching. (January 2022May 2022).

Conference-Related, Representer. (20212021).

Awards and Honors

Grace Hopper Celebration of women in computing, AnitaB.org. (September 2023September 2023).