Quinn graduated from WVU with a Bachelors in Computer Science and another in Computer Engineering. As an undergraduate, Quinn began research activities with Dr. Doretto on BrainTrek and later SyGlass; projects on the application of virtual reality to biomedical visualizations.

His research interests as a PhD student include computer vision in the video domain, in cross-domain transformations, and position tracking.

In what spare time remains afterwards, He enjoy fine dining, science fiction, postmodern art, and most important of all spending time with his dog.