Dr. Zyad Dwekat is currently working as an Assistant Professor at the American University in the Emirates. He holds a P.h.D in Electrical Engineering from North Carolina State University, USA, MS in Computer Networks from North Carolina State University, USA and bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering from Mutah University, Jordan.
Dr. Dwekat has published several publications in the areas of networking and quality of service. He also has registered seven patents in different IT fields. His current research interests are in the areas of Network Security and Software defined networks.
Prior to joining AUE, Dr. Dwekat worked as an Assistant Professor at PSUT in Jordan, Assistant Professor at Hashemite University, Jordan and Adjunct Assistant professor at Texas State University, USA.
Dr. Zyad also has worked as Network Architect with Verizon, USA and Network Engineer with Sprint, USA