Fuad Mire Hassan

PhD Student

School of Computer Science
University of Birmingham
Birmingham B15 2TT
United Kingdom

email: F.Mire "at" pgr.bham.ac.uk
Photo - Fuad Mire


I am currently a PhD student in the School of Computer Science, working with Dr. Mark Lee on Automated Fact-checking. My general research interests are focused on Natural Language Processing (NLP), Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Fact-checking and Fake News Detection.


2003 - 2007

SIMAD UNIVERSITY (Mogadishu, Somalia) - Bachelor of Science in Information Technology

2010 - 2012

Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (Johor, Malaysia) - Master of Science (Computer Science)


Imbalanced Stance Detection by Combining Neural and External Features (with Dr. Mark Lee). Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Statistical Language and Speech Processing (SLSP 2019), Springer, Ljubljana, Slovenia. (PDF)

Fake-news Stance Detection via Two-stage Classification Approaches (with Dr. Mark Lee). SLSP 2019, Poster, Ljubljana, Slovenia. (PDF)


2008 - 2016

Lecturer, Faculty of Computing - SIMAD UNIVERSITY
Courses: Software Engineering, Programming Workshops(C Language, Visual Basic.NET, Java), Final-year Project Methodology, IT Project Management as well as Systems Analysis and Design (SAD)

2013 - 2016

Head, Faculty of Computing - SIMAD UNIVERSITY
I was responsible for the overall management of the faculty's employees, students and lecturers