Richard Jensen received the B.Sc. degree in computer science from Lancaster University, U.K., and the M.Sc. and Ph.D. degrees in artificial intelligence from the University of Edinburgh, U.K. He is a Lecturer with the Department of Computer Science at Aberystwyth University, working in the Advanced Reasoning Group. His research interests include rough and fuzzy set theory; pattern recognition; information retrieval; feature selection; and swarm intelligence. He has published around 50 peer-refereed articles in these areas. He authored the research monograph "Computational Intelligence and Feature Selection: Rough and Fuzzy Approaches", published jointly by IEEE/Wiley. He was the program co-chair of RSCTC 2010 and is on the editorial board of Transactions on Rough Sets amongst others, as well as on the advisory board of the International Rough Set Society. He has organised several special sessions on fuzzy rough sets for the IEEE International Conference on Fuzzy Systems (FUZZ-IEEE).