Michael Wooldridge is a Professor of Computer Science and Head of the Department of Computer Science at the University of Oxford, where he is a Fellow of Hertford College. His main research interests are in artificial intelligence, and since 1989 he has published over three hundred and fifty scientific articles on this subject.
He is a Fellow of the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM), the Association for the Advancement of AI (AAAI), and the European Association for AI (EurAI). From 2014-16, he was President of the European Association for AI, and from 2015-17 he was President of the International Joint Conference on AI (IJCAI). He lives in Oxford with his wife and two children.
His new book, The Road to Conscious Machines, is out now from Pelican, with more information available on the Oxford University website here.