Deniz Iren; PhD, PMP

Assistant Professor
Information Sciences, OU

I am an assistant professor at the Center for Actionable Research of the Open Universiteit (CAROU). My research topics are; human-computation, emotion analytics, artificial intelligence, and natural language processing (NLP).

Currently, I am working on several projects:

I teach both at the faculty and in certification programs specifically designed for companies. The courses I give are; data analytics, business analytics, machine learning, text analytics, social network analysis, business intelligence, and crowdsourcing.

In addition to my academic career, I am an amateur adventure race athlete and a photography enthusiast. Well, there is a whole lot to tell about myself. Thus, you better check the links below to get to know me.


On my ResearchGate profile you can find about my research activities and my publications.
In this YouTube channel, I share videos about data analytics and machine learning.
The blog of my adventure race team; Rocklizards invites you to explore the frontiers of your body and mind.
I invite you to visit my photoblog and see the world through my lens.


email: deniz.iren@ou.nl
Skype: deniz.iren