BUiD professors ranked among the top 2% of researchers worldwide

For the second year, two of BUiD’s professors were ranked among the top 2% of researchers worldwide. Professor Khaled Shaalan, Head of Informatics department, was ranked among the top2% scientists in the world in the area of computer science in a study published by Stanford University and Professor Stephen Wilkins, Head of Business Management postgraduate programmes, was ranked the same in the area of Strategic Management.


Professor Shaalan has published over 250 research articles. His research interest includes Artificial Intelligence (AI), Natural Language Processing, Knowledge ‎Management, Health Informatics, Education ‎Technology, E-businesses, cybersecurity ‎and Smart Government Services‎. ‎Professor Wilkins has authored more than 90 scholarly works, of which more than 70 are international peer-reviewed journal articles.


Dr Mostafa Al-Emran, Lecturer at the Faculty of Engineering and IT, was also ranked among the top 2% scientists in the world with over 95 research articles published in highly top-tier journals, conferences, and books, he received over 4200 citations with 40 h-index. His current research interests include Human-Computer Interaction, Knowledge Management, and Artificial Intelligence.

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