Dr. Amer Ibrahim
Assistant Professor - Computer Science
Dr. Amer Ibrahim is an Assistant Professor in College of Computer and Information Technology at the American University in The Emirates
Dr. Amer Ibrahim earned his PHD of Computer Science degree from University of Granada in Spain entitled “Development Methodology of Educational Video Game Based on Player-Centred Design”, and a master's degrees in Software Development from University of Granada.
Dr. Amer has an intensive teaching experience at undergraduate and graduate levels in areas of Computer Science and Information Technology. He has also an extensive industry experience in these areas, and he supervised several MSc and PhD thesis.
Dr. Amer main area of research lies in Human Computer Interaction and User Interface Design, focusing on User Experience and Usability especially in Video Games. He has a computer science background, which he combines with his Playability and Player Experience research to investigate how Game-Based Learning can be enhanced by using Player-Centred Design Techniques.