- Deborah McGuinness
- Position: Professor at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
- Website: Personal Website
- Staff Type: Academic
Professor, Tetherless World Constellation endowed chair, Dept. of Computer Science and Cognitive Science Dept., Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI). — Researcher in Semantic Web and Ontologies, especially languages, environments and applications. Formerly Acting Director of the Knowledge Systems AI Lab at Stanford University, and researcher at AT&T/Bell Labs, she was Program co-Chair of the AAAI Conference, the International Conference on Principles of Knowledge Representation, and the International Semantic Web Workshop/Conference, also serving in editorial capacity for journals such as ACM Transactions on Internet Technology.