Associate Professor, Assistant Dean for Student Affairs -Dubai

Ph.D   Computer Science , Queen's University, Kingston, Canada.
MSc   Computer Science , Queen's University, Kingston, Canada.
B.Sc. Computer Science, University of Sharjah, Sharjah, UAE.


Dr. Mohammed Hussain is an associate professor at the College of Technological Innovation at Zayed University in Dubai, UAE. He is serving as the graduate program coordinator. He earned his Ph.D. from the School of Computing at Queen's University, Canada. His primary research interest is the area of security, privacy and trust. He is also interested in the area of edge computing and educational data mining.


Dubai Academic City, E-L1-006


+9714 402 1138

Teaching Areas

Programming, Security, System Analysis and Design

Research and Professional Activities

Research Area(s)

Security, Data mining

Refereed journal papers

A. M. Hussein, and M. Hussain (2019). Backtracking assessment of IT and engineering courses. World Transactions on Engineering and Technology Education, WIETE, 17(3), 356-361

M. Hussain and D.B. Khedher (2018). A secure and decentralised SIP for mobile ad hoc networks. International Journal of Communication Networks and Distributed Systems, Inderscience, 20(1), 1-15

M. Hussain, M.B. AlMourad, S. Mathew and A. Hussein (2017). Mining educational data for academic accreditation: Aligning assessment with outcomes. Global Journal of Flexible Systems Management, Springer, 18(1), 51-60

M. Hussain and M.B. AlMorad (2016). A crowdsource model for quality assurance in Cloud Computing. International Journal of Grid and Utility Computing, Inderscience, 7 (3), 177-183

J. AlOmari, M. Hussain, S. Turki, and M. Masud (2015). Well-formed semantic model for co-learning, Computers in Human Behavior, Elsevier, 51(B): 821–828

Papers in refereed conference proceedings

M. Yousef, F. Iqbal and M. Hussain (2020). Drone Forensics: A Study of Relevant Forensic Data and Tools, in Proc. of  the International Conference on Information and Communication Systems.

M Hussain, A Hussein (2019). Market Basket Analysis of Student Attendance Records. Global Engineering Education Conference, IEEE, pp. 1198 – 1203.

M. Hussain, M.B. AlMourad, A. Hussein, S. Mathew & E. Morsy (2017). A novel approach for analyzing student interaction with educational systems, in Proc. of the IEEE Global Engineering Education Conference, Greece, pp. 1332-1336

M. Hussain, S. Mathew & M.B. AlMourad (2016). Collect, Scope, and Verify Big Data - A Framework for Institution Accreditation, in Proc. of the Workshops of the IEEE International Conference on Advanced Information Networking and Applications, Switzerland