Assistant Professor

PhD in Computer Engineering from Université Paris-Est, France (2011)


Imran Taj is currently working as an Assistant Professor with College of Interdisciplinary Studies at Zayed University. Prior to that he was a Senior Team Lead, Information Systems Branch with BC Public Service, Canada, where he led the digital transformation and automation of an enterprise software application using Artificial Intelligence techniques and Robotic Process Automation tools. He received his Ph.D. degree in computer engineering from University of Paris-Est, France. He has several years of professional experience of applying machine learning operations to craft real world data solutions and has been involved in all phases of Software Development Life Cycle - from inception to implementation - for several systems engineering projects in the fields of Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning and Data Sciences.


Abu Dhabi - Khalifa City, MF3-1-008

Teaching Areas

Artificial Intelligence
Cognitive Radios

Research and Professional Activities

Taj and NZ. Jhanjhi, “Towards Industrial Revolution 5.0 and Explainable Artificial Intelligence: Challenges and Opportunities” International Journal of Computing and Digital Systems July 2022

S. Gaba, R.Gupta, S.Verma, Kavita, and I.Taj, “Clustering in Wireless Sensor Networks Using Adaptive Neuro-Fuzzy Inference Logic” Pages 39-55, Chapter 3, Information Security handbook. ISBN 9780367365721 February 2022

R Ujjan, I. Taj, S Brohi, “E-Government Cybersecurity modelling in the context of Software Defined Networks”, Chapter 1, Cybersecurity Measures for E-Government Frameworks ISBN 9781799896241March 2022.