Address

Departamento de Ciencias de la Computación
Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile
Av. Vicuña Mackenna 4860
7820 436 Macul, Santiago de Chile
CHILE

Contact Information

Jorge Munoz-Gama

Co-Director
Associate Professor
Web: jorgemunozgama.com
Email: jmun@uc.cl

Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile

Biography

Born in Barcelona, Jorge Munoz-Gama is Vice-Head of the Department of Computer Science (DCC), Co-Director of the Human & Process Research Lab (HAPLAB), and Associate Professor of the School of Engineering of the Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile (UC).  Doctor in Computation with Excellent Cum Laude Mention, International Mention and Extraordinary Mention from the Universitat Politecnica de Catalunya (UPC), he received his Bachelor on Informatics Engineering from the same university. Author of the book ‘Conformance Checking and Diagnosis in Process Mining’ (Springer 2016), and member of the IEEE Task Force on Process Mining. Passionate about teaching, and committed with the teaching innovation research, specially in computer science. He received both the Faculty and University Teaching Excellence Awards. His research fields of interest include ‘Process Mining’ and ‘Process Oriented Data Science’, specially applied to Education, Medical Education, and Healthcare, among other areas. And he is a huge cinema enthusiast.

Awards & Prizes

  • 2020
    Academy Award - Innovative Teacher
    Centro de Alumnos de Ingeniería (CAI)
  • 2019
    Teaching Excellence University Award
    Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile
  • 2019
    Best Reviewer Award
    Business Process Management (BPM)
  • 2019
    Best Student Paper Award
    Process-Oriented Data Science for Healthcare (PODS4H)
  • 2018
    Best Paper Award
    Process-Oriented Data Science for Healthcare (PODS4H)
  • 2018
    Most Downloaded Papers
    Journal of Biomedical Informatics
  • 2018
    Teaching Excellence School Award
    School of Engineering - Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile
  • 2018
    MOOC Initiative Award
    Pontificia Universidad Catòlica de Chile - Coursera
  • 2017
    Process Mining Thesis Award
    Celonis
  • 2017
    Exemplary Paper Award
    ACM Symposium on Computer Education (SIGCSE)
  • 2017
    Special Doctoral Award
    Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya
  • 2014
    Best Process Mining Dissertation Award
    Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE)
  • 2013
    Best Student Paper Award
    Business Process Management (BPM)