Faculty and Staff

  • Dr. Khaleel Mershad

    Dr. Khaleel Mershad

    Assistant Professor
    Assistant Professor in the Computer & Communications Engineering (CCE) Department at the Arts, Sciences & Technology University in Lebanon (AUL), and a former Research Director at Qatar University, Doha, Qatar. He received his PhD in CCE from the American University of Beirut (AUB) in 2012. Email: Khaleel.mershad@aul.edu.lb .
  • Ziad Nassif

    Ziad Nassif

    Branch IT Administrator and full-time instructor
    Diploma in Computer and communication Engineering. E-mail: ziad.nassif@aul.edu.lb .
  • Dr. Saleem Hamady

    Dr. Saleem Hamady

    Chairperson of the Mechatronics Engineering Department – Assistant Professor at the Faculty of Engineering.
    Dr. Hamady received his PhD degree in Micro/Nano Systems from Paul Sabatier University, France in 2014. He holds two international patents and has published more than 10 papers in peer reviewed journal and international conferences. His research is focused on TCAD simulation of wide bandgap devices and computational soft matter physics. Email: Saleem.hamady@aul.edu.lb
  • Ibrahim Hamid

    Ibrahim Hamid

    Director of Laboratories / Cisco & Microsoft Certified Instructor
    Ibrahim Hamid received his B.S. degree in Business Computer Information Systems from University of Houston USA and M.S. degree in Management Information Systems (MIS) Rochville Online University USA. He is a Certified in Cisco (CCAI, CCNP, CCIE) and Microsoft (MCT, MCSE). Email: ibrahim.hamid@aul.edu.lb .
  • Mohamad Hamze

    Mohamad Hamze

    Director of Quality Assurance/ MS-CCE Coordinator
    Dr. Mohamad Hamze is the director of quality assurance and the Master of Science in computer and communication engineering coordinator, he teaches courses in optical fiber communication, microwave communication, and digital signal processing, his research interests are in the field of optical access networks and semiconductor optical amplifiers. Email: Mohamad.hamze@aul.edu.lb .
  • Hamzeh Hamieh

    Hamzeh Hamieh

    Faculty Academic Coordinator
    PhD in RF & Microwave Engineering in 2011 From the University of Limoges. He joined the AUL University in 2015. His research interests are mainly in the fields of Microwave and Propagation. Email: hamzeh.hamieh@aul.edu.lb.
  • Moustafa EL Haffar

    Moustafa EL Haffar

    Faculty Academic Coordinator
    Dr. Moustafa EL HAFFAR holds a Bachelor of Electrical Engineering from Canada, Master and PhD from France. E-mail: moustafa.haffar@aul.edu.lb/moehaffar@live.com
  • Hicham EL KHOURY

    Hicham EL KHOURY

    Faculty Academic Coordinator
    Associate Professor, PhD in Computer Science from the "University Paul Sabatier". E-mail: Hisham.elkhoury@aul.edu.lb
  • Dr. Ahmad Skaiky

    Dr. Ahmad Skaiky

    Faculty Academic Coordinator/ Assistant Professor
    Ph.D. in Optoelectronics, 2013, University of Limoges, France. E-mail: ahmad.skaiky@aul.edu.lb.
  • Dr. Mahmoud Koabaz

    Dr. Mahmoud Koabaz

    PhD in Physics and Mechanical Engineering from the University of Bordeaux 1, France. Email: mk014@live.aul.edu.lb .
  • Dr. Karl Hourany

    Dr. Karl Hourany

    Ph.D. in Electronics from the Lebanese University and the University of Valenciennes & Hainaut Cambresis in 2015. Email: kh001@live.aul.edu.lb .
  • Dr. Ahmad El Hajj

    Dr. Ahmad El Hajj

    Ph.D. in Optoelectronics, 2013, University of Limoges, France. Email: ae006@live.aul.edu.lb .
  • Dr. Khaled Safi

    Dr. Khaled Safi

    PhD in computer science and Bioinformatics from Paris Est University and Lebanese University. Email : safi.khaled@hotmail.com .
  • Zahra Katbay

    Zahra Katbay

    Lab Instructor
    Zahra KATBAY received her B.Sc degree in electronics engineering from the Lebanese University- ISAE-Cnam, Beirut in 2009, and M.Sc. degree in image and signal processing from the Lebanese University- EDST, Beyrouth in 2012. She is currently laboratory instructor at the AUL University. E-mail : zk003@live.aul.edu.lb .
  • Ahmad Farhat

    Ahmad Farhat

    Lecturer / part time
    Ahmad Farhat received an M.E. degree in Mechatronics from the INSA Toulouse (France), and Ph. D. degree in Automatic Control from Grenoble University (France) in 2013and 2016, respectively. He joined the AUL University team in 2017 as a Part time faculty member in the CCE department. Email: af009@live.aul.edu.lb .


    Part time Instructor
    Doctorate in Biomedical Engineering -Sorbonne University, Université de Technologie de Compiègne, France and Lebanese University, Lebanon 2015. E-mail:da007@live.aul.edu.lb .
  • Dr. Ahmad El Sayed Ahmad

    Dr. Ahmad El Sayed Ahmad

    Part time Instructor
    Doctorate in Telecommunication - University of Limoges, France 2010. E-mail: aa021@live.aul.edu.lb .
  • Dr. Maya Badih Sabsabi

    Dr. Maya Badih Sabsabi

    Part time instructor
    "PhD" Diploma: Physics in Nuclear radiation. Email: mms015@live.aul.edu.lb .
  • Dr. Ali Jaafar

    Dr. Ali Jaafar

    Part time Instructor
    Ph.D. in theoretical physics from Strasbourg, his research is focused on condensed matter and nanophysics. Email : ahj006@live.aul.edu.lb .
  • Dr. Mohamad Najem

    Dr. Mohamad Najem

    Part time Instructor
    PhD degree in microelectronics and automation systems with a good experience in research, teaching, scientific publications and activities and technical skills. Email : najem.mhd@gmail.com .
  • Maroun Abi Assaf

    Maroun Abi Assaf

    Part time Instructor
    Ph.D in Computer Science from the National Institute of Applied Sciences of Lyon (INSA Lyon). His current research interests include query languages, data integration, modeling notations, artifact-centric modeling, and Internet of Things (IoT). E-mail : ma034@live.aul.edu.lb .
  • Dr Rafic Merhej

    Dr Rafic Merhej

    Part time instructor
    PhD in mechanical engineering, experience in industry and university in France and Lebanon. Email: rm011@live.aul.edu.lb .
  • Youmna Karaki

    Youmna Karaki

    Part time instructor
    Master in computer science communication- PhD candidate. Email:yk001@live.aul.edu.lb.
  • Leila Sharara

    Leila Sharara

    part time Laboratory instructor
    Leila Sharara received an M.S. degree in Electronics from the Lebanese University, and M.S. degree in Telecom from Lebanese International University. She Joined the AUL University team in 2010 as a laboratory instructor in the CCE department. ls003@live.aul.edu.lb .
  • Maroun Geryes

    Maroun Geryes

    Part time lecturer
    Ph.D. in Biomedical Sciences and Engineering from the Lebanese University and University of Tours, France in 2016. Teaching basic physics and engineering courses. Email: mg001@live.aul.edu.lb .