Dr. Elghamry is an associate professor of Computational Linguistics at Ain Shams University, Egypt. He holds a Ph.D. in Computational Linguistics from the Department of Linguistics, Indiana University, USA, where he is now a visiting scholar. Dr. Elghamry’s research interests include Arabic computational lexical semantics with a special focus on sentiment analysis and semantic taxonomies, Arabic social media/web mining and digital humanities. Dr. Elghamry is the co-founder of the Arabic Thought Foundation’s Statistical Database of the Arabic Web Content. He has published books and articles in Arabic on the disruptive social and culural effects of the interent and social media.