Shlomo Dubnov graduated from the Jerusalem Music Academy in composition and holds a doctorate in computer science from the Hebrew University, Jerusalem. He is a graduate of the prestigious IDF Talpiot program. Prior to joining UCSD, he served as a researcher at the world-renowned Institute for Research and Coordination of Acoustics and Music (IRCAM), in Paris, and later headed the multimedia track for the Department of Communication Systems Engineering at Ben-Gurion University, in Israel. Dr. Dubnov conducted numerous research projects on advanced audio processing and retrieval, computer generated music, and other multimedia applications. He is a Senior Member of IEEE and Secretary of IEEE’s Technical Committee on Computer Generated Music. Dr. Dubnov is currently Director of the Center for Research in Entertainment and Learning at UCSD’s research center, CALIT2, and teaches in the Music and Interdisciplinary Computing in the Arts programs.
Scholars for Peace in the Middle East (SPME) is not-for-profit [501 (C) (3)], grass-roots community of scholars who have united to promote honest, fact-based, and civil discourse, especially in regard to Middle East issues. We believe that ethnic, national, and religious hatreds, including anti-Semitism and anti-Israelism, have no place in our institutions, disciplines, and communities. We employ academic means to address these issues.
Latest Articles by SPME
- Feb 20, 2015
SPME Welcomes New Bi-Partisan Anti-BDS Bill
- Nov 10, 2014
A Statement Questioning Jewish Studies Professors’ Criticism of an AMCHA Initiative Report on Academic Bias in Middle East Studies
- Oct 8, 2014
SPME Members Featured in New Book on BDS
- Sep 17, 2014
Joint Statement on the misuse of Federal Funds under Title VI
- Sep 17, 2014
Groups to Congress: No Taxpayer Funds for Biased, Politicized Middle East Studies