Home page of James Geller

For those visitors who miss my old chaotic home page, it is here.

And here is more.

  • Professor and Chair of Computer Science
  • Former Interim Dean (Acting Dean) of the College of Computing Sciences
  • Lab Director, Semantic Web & Ontologies Lab
  • Co-Director, SABOC (Formerly the Medical Informatics Lab.)
  • Former Associate Director, Biomedical Informatics.

Department of Computer Science (official link)

Department of Computer Science (chair's link)


Dr. James Geller is Professor and Chair of the Computer Science Department at the New Jersey Institute of Technology. He received his PhD from the State University of New York at Buffalo in 1988 in Computer Science, with a focus on AI/Knowledge Representation.

Dr. Geller cofounded SABOC (the Structural Analysis of Biomedical Ontologies Center) at CS/NJIT and founded the Semantic Web Laboratory at the Computer Science Department of NJIT. He has published over 155 journal and conference papers and 12 book chapters in Medical Informatics, Semantic Web Technology, Object-Oriented Database Modeling, Knowledge Representation, etc.

Between 2006 and 2012 Dr. Geller was Co-Principal Investigator on several federal grants, totaling over $2,500,000, on auditing methods, abstraction algorithms and software tools for important medical terminology systems such as the Unified Medical Language System (UMLS) and the Systematized Nomenclature of Medicine – Clinical Terms (SNOMED CT). He is currently investigator on an NSF grant for teaching Cyber Security (iSECURE).

In 2012 Dr. Geller was inducted as a Fellow of the American College of Medical Informatics (ACMI).

Dr. Geller received the NJIT Master Teacher Designation (2005) and three other NJIT teaching awards in 2002, 2003 and 2011. Dr. Geller also received an NJIT College Research Award (2010).

As to Dr. Geller’s publications… DBLP and PubMed are doing an excellent job at keeping track of them.