Kuwait University
College of Life Sciences

Information Science Department
ABET Accredited in General Computing

Faculty Members


# Professor
1 Name: Kassem Saleh
Phone: 24633160
Email: kassem.saleh@ku.edu.kw
Office: S030B1017
Research Interest: software engineering, distributed systems, programming languages, information security, project management, risk and quality engineering, business analysis.
Office Hours: Sun, Thu 10:00 - 11:30 am , Tue 4:00 - 5:00 pm
2 Name: Muhammad Sarfraz
Phone: 24633109
Email: muhammad.sarfraz@ku.edu.kw
Office: S030A1036
Research Interest: Intelligent Systems, Information Systems, Computer Graphics, Computer Vision, Pattern Recognition, Soft Computing.
Office Hours: Mon, Wed 12:00 - 1:20 pm
3 Name: Paul Manuel
Phone: 24633153
Email: p.manuel@ku.edu.kw
Office: S030B1014
Research Interest: Graph Algorithms, Enterprise Computing, Cheminformatics.
Office Hours: Sun 10:00 am - 1:00 pm & Mon 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

# Associate Professor
1 Name: Dari Alhuwail
Phone: 24633095 - 24633214
Email: dari.alhuwail@ku.edu.kw
Office: S030B1025 - S030B1027
Research Interest: Health Informatics, Information Systems Adoption, Quality Assurance and Performance Improvement, Systems Development, Information and Communication Technologies for Development, Systems Evaluation, Geographical Information Systems, GeoHealth.
Office Hours: Mon, Wed: 10:45 AM – 1:45 PM or by Appointment
2 Name: Hanady Abdulsalam
Phone: 24633213 - 24633011
Email: hanady.abdulsalam@ku.edu.kw
Office: S030C1002 - S010B1016
Research Interest: Data streams, Data mining, Data gathering in WSN, and scheduling algorithms.
Office Hours: Sun, Tue 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
3 Name: Helal Al-Hammadi
Phone: 24633113
Email: helal.alhamadi@ku.edu.kw
Office: S030B1004
Research Interest: Fuzzy Logic, Power Quality, Mobile Adhoc Networks.
Office Hours: (Online) Sun, Tue 10:00 - 11:00 am & 12:00 - 1:00 pm or by appointment
4 Name: Kalim Qureshi
Phone: 24633374
Email: kalimuddin.qureshi@ku.edu.kw
Office: S030B1020
Research Interest: Distributed computing, performance measurement of systems, Medical Imaging and IS development.
Office Hours: Wed 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
5 Name: Sana BuHamra
Phone: 24633002
Email: sana.buhamra@ku.edu.kw
Office: S030B1015
Research Interest: Environmental statistics, Risk Assessment, Small sample area estimation, App-lied statistical modeling; Nonparametric Inference; Modeling and Simulation; Sur-vey design and analysis.
Office Hours: Mon 12:30 - 2:00 pm, Tue 2:00 - 3:00 pm, Wed 12:30 - 2:00 pm or by appointment

# Assistant Professor
1 Name: Abdullah Al Mutairi
Phone: 24633275
Email: abdullah.almutairi@ku.edu.kw
Office: S030B1018
Research Interest: Machine Learning, AI, Deep Learning, Data Mining, Computer Vision.
Office Hours: Sun, Tue, Thu 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
2 Name: Aseel Al Monaies
Phone: 24633265
Email: asil.almonaies@ku.edu.kw
Office: S030B1002
Research Interest: Web application migration, Web Services, Service-oriented architecture and Security.
Office Hours: Sun, Tue, Thu 11:00 – 12:00 pm & 1:00 – 2:00 pm
3 Name: Bader Ali
Phone: 24633122
Email: bader.ali@ku.edu.kw
Office: S030C1001
Research Interest: Large Scale distributed systems, Social networking inspired trusted network systems, Digital Rights management, Digital identity management.
Office Hours: (online) Sun, Tue, Thur 11:00 am - 12:00 pm or by Appointment.
4 Name: Bader Alkhazi
Phone: 24633371
Email: bader.alkhazi@ku.edu.kw
Office: S030B1021
Research Interest: Software quality & testing, Educational Technologies, E-government, Mobile computing, Game design, Cyber security.
Office Hours: Mon, Wed 12:15 - 2:15 pm
5 Name: Eiman Al-Shammari
Phone: 24633236
Email: dr.eiman@ku.edu.kw
Office: S030C1014
Research Interest: Data Mining, IT applications (Educational/Environmental).
Office Hours: (Undergraduate) Sun, Tue, Thur 11:30 am - 12:00 pm & 1:00 - 2:30 pm
(Graduate) Thu 5:00 - 6:00 pm
6 Name: Fatima Boujarwah
Phone: 24633177
Email: f.boujarwah@ku.edu.kw
Office: S030C1007
Research Interest: Health Informatics (especially for Women’s and infant's health), Telehealth, Human Computer Interaction, User Experience, Crowdsourcing, Assistive Technologies, Educational Technologies, Elearning.
Office Hours: Mon & Wed 12:15 - 1:30 pm, Tue 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
7 Name: Loulwah Al-Sumait
Phone: 24633086
Email: loulwah.alsumait@ku.edu.kw
Office: S030B1007
Research Interest: Data mining, Deep learning, Text mining, Pattern Recognition, Topic modeling.
Office Hours: Sun, Mon, Tues 12:00 - 2:00 pm
8 Name: Naelah Al-Dabbous
Phone: 24633364
Email: naelah.aldabous@ku.edu.kw
Office: S030C1003
Research Interest: Wireless Communications, Adaptive Signal Processing, Sensor Networks and information system security.
Office Hours: Mon & Wed 1:00 - 3:00 pm
9 Name: Omar Al-Ibrahim
Phone: 24633269
Email: omar.alibrahim@ku.edu.kw
Office: S030B1022
Research Interest: Embedded systems security, web application security, reverse engineering, malware analysis.
Office Hours: Mon, Wed 11:00 am - 12:30 pm & 2:00 - 3:00 pm or by appointment
10 Name: Ranya Al Awadhi
Phone: 24633264
Email: ranya.alawadhi@ku.edu.kw
Office: S030B1001
Research Interest: Information, computer, and network security, Fault-tolerant computing.
Office Hours: Sun, Tues, Thu 12:00 – 1:00 pm & 2:00 – 3:00 pm
11 Name: Safaa Zaman
Phone: 24633311
Email: s.3zaman@ku.edu.kw
Office: S030C1011
Research Interest: Intrusion Detection Systems.
Office Hours: Mon, Tue, Wed 12:30 - 1:00 pm
12 Name: Shaikha AlDuaij
Phone: 24633373
Email: alduaij.shaikhaesam@ku.edu.kw
Office: S030C1003
Research Interest: Data Mining, Cyber Security, Health Informatics.
Office Hours: Sun, Tue, Thu 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
13 Name: Zainab Al-Jazzaf
Phone: 24633223
Email: dr.zainab@ku.edu.kw
Office: S030A1040
Research Interest: Web Services, Quality of Services, Service-Oriented Architecture, Trust, Cloud Computing, E-governance, E-Learning.
Office Hours: Tue 5:00 – 8:00 pm & Thu 4:00 – 7:00 pm
14 Name: Zainab Al-Meraj
Phone: 24633714
Email: z.almeraj@ku.edu.kw
Office: S030B1005
Research Interest: Computer Graphics, Human-Computer Interaction (HCI), Usability and Accessiblity of web and mobile technologies, Assistive technologies.
Office Hours: Mon, Thu 11:00 am - 3:00 pm