Dr.Farid Ibrahim

College Coordinator, CECS
Assistant Professor of Computer and Information Science

Tel #: +97137090833


Educational Background

  • Ph.D. in Information Science, Loughborough University, Loughborough, UK.
  • M.A. in Computer Science, Lancaster University, Lancaster, UK.
  • B.Sc. in Mathematics , Baghdad University, Baghdad, Iraq.

Mini Bio

Areas of Competence

  • Database Systems.
  • Computer Algorithms.
  • Programming Languages.
  • Web Technology.
  • Computer Processing of Arabic.
  • Computation of Arabic Linguistics.
  • Information Retrieval.
  • Artificial Neural Networks.


  • Assistant Professor and college coordinator, Abu Dhabi Universiity. 2006-Date
  • Assistant Professor and Deputy Dean, Ajman University, UAE. 1998 - 2006
  • Assistant Professor, Yarmouk University, Jordan. 1992 - 1998
  • Lecturer, Univ. of Mosul, Mosul, Iraq. 1989 - 1992
  • Teaching Assistant, Lancaster University, Lancaster, UK.
  • Analyst Programmer, Central Statistical Organization.
  • Analyst Programmer, National Computer Center, Baghdad, Iraq.

Research & Scholarly activities

  • Supervised and examined over 20 Master Degree students at the University of Baghdad and the University of Mosul.
  • Authored or co-authored 10 technical publications in refereed journals and conference proceedings on computer algorithms processing Arabic Texts, and the use of artificial neural networks for the prediction of diabetic conditions.
  • Refereed and evaluated many research papers in international conferences and journals.

Consultancy & Industry Experience

  • Involved in the curriculum development and program design for the undergraduate and postgraduate levels in the field of computer science and information technology for many universities.
  • Involved in the performance evaluation of many information systems.
  • Programmers team leader for the General Accounting System in Iraq.
  • Programmers team leader for the General Census System in Iraq.

Membership of Scientific & Professional Societies

  • Member of the British Computer Society.
  • Member of the IEEE Computer Society.