• Cisco Certified Instructor for CCNAv7 Introduction to Networks (Aug 2021)
  • Cisco Networking Academy
  • Master of Computer Science in Information Security (Aug 2011)
  • University of Technology Malaysia, Malaysia
  • Bachelor of Science, Computer Information System (1996)
  • Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ, United States of America

Fuhaina received her bachelor’s degree in computer information system from Arizona State University, United States in 1996.  From 1997 to 2005 she was mainly involved in ERP implementation, and support, where her last role was as a senior application consultant with Hitachi Asia in Malaysia.  From 2007, she joined education field and has since been teaching undergraduates in different countries, including Malaysia, Saudi Arabia and United Arab Emirates. She completed her master’s degree in information security from University of Technology Malaysia in 2011. Fuhaina teaches several courses on IT and information security. In the past, she actively engaged students in field trips and co-organized security forum in collaboration with Abu Dhabi Police and Al Ain Municipality.  She also coordinated cyberwar game, (Red Team
vs Blue team), for students, hosted by a guest security professional.  She joined Zayed University in 2019 as an instructor in the University College, before moving to College of Technological
Innovation. Her main research interest includes Security threats in Unmanned Ariel Vehicles, Flawed Design in Aviation System and Ethics of AI.


Dubai Academic City, E-L1-019


+971 4 402 1773

Teaching Areas

GEN 175 – Intro to Information Technology

CIT 210 – Essential of IT and Infrastructure

NET 257 – Computer Networking Foundations

SEC 433 – Ethical Hacking Lab

She also has experience teaching Database, Information System, and other security courses like Digital Forensic, Information Security Foundation, and Incidence Response


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