Meet our Computer Science Academics

Our academics are highly qualified and are based in Dubai to deliver our quality degree programmes and support our exceptional student body. 

Kashif_cropDr Kashif Rajpoot PhD, MSc, FHEA

Kashif Rajpoot is Programme Director and a Senior Lecturer in Computer Science and leads the Computer Science programmes in University of Birmingham’s Dubai campus. His research focuses on developing solutions for problems in medical image analysis, machine learning, cardiac electrophysiology, and biomarker analysis. He has published over 30 research papers in leading journals and conferences of his domain.
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Dr Eliseo FerranteDr Eliseo Farrante PhD

Eliseo Ferrante is Lecturer in Computer Science. Eliseo has published over 50 papers in peer-reviewed scientific journal and conference proceedings. Although trained as a computer science engineer, his publication are interdisciplinary and range between robotics, statistical physics, computational biology, artificial intelligence and optimization.
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Dr Ahmad IbrahimDr Ahmad Ibrahim PhD

Ahmad Ibrahim is a Lecturer in Computer Science. He has published numerous research papers in scientific journals and conferences in the field of Quality of Service (QoS) prediction, Web Services, Cloud and Fog Computing.

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Dr Mian M HamayunDr Mian M Hamayun BCS, MSE, MS, PhD

Mian M. Hamayun is a Lecturer in Computer Science. He has published more than 10 research papers in conferences and journals of high repute in the domains of Hardware/Software Co-simulation, System Modeling, Performance Estimation, Low Level Binary Translation and Image Processing.
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PriyaDr Priya Manimaran MSc, FHEA

Priya Manimaran has over 15 years of experience in teaching and leading postgraduate and undergraduate programmes in Computer Science both in the UK and Canadian based Universities. She, also worked as a Software Developer in Toronto, involved in creating enterprise content management systems and cloud based EHR (Electronic Health Record) systems for various clients in North America.
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Dr Anis Zarrad PhD

Anis was appointed a Lecturer in Computer Science in 2018. From 2010 to 2018, Dr Zarrad was a teaching assistant and assistant professor in various universities in Canada and KSA. Om 2017 he was appointed Associate Director of the Teaching and Learning Centre in Prince Sultan University.
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