Dr. Adel Khelifi holds a P.h.D in Software Engineering from the École de Technologie Supérieure of the Université du Québec, Montréal, Canada (2005), a Master’s degree in Management Information Systems from the Université du Québec, Canada (2001), a Systems Analyst Diploma from the National Centre of Computer Science, Tunisia (1995) and a Bachelor of Industrial Engineering degree from Annaba University, Algeria (1991).
He is a Dean and an Associate Professor at the College of Computer and Information Technology at the American University of the Emirates.
He has had an impressive career, most recently working as Interim Provost for Academic Affairs in Alhosn University, UAE, a lecturer at the École de Technologie Supérieure in Canada and previously for the United Nations MSF in Canada, for Canada’s Ministry of Citizenship and Immigration and for the Ministry of Finance in Tunisia. Currently, he is involved in developing a software engineering curriculum. As a Canadian ISO member in software engineering, Dr. Khelifi is contributing to the development of software measurement standards.