Dr. Jinan Fiaidhi

Dr. Jinan Fiaidhi

Professor

Email: 
jfiaidhi@lakeheadu.ca
Phone Number: 
+1 (807) 343-8224
Office Location: 
AT 5015, ATAC Building, Lakehead University, 955 Oliver Road, Thunder Bay, Ontario P7B 5E1, Canada
Office Hours: 
Provided by my course outlines or by appointment.
Academic Qualifications: 
  • PgD in Computer Science (Essex,UK, 1983)
  • PhD (in Computer Science (Brunel,UK, 1986)
  • MBCS, ISP, IEEE Senior Member, ACM Professional Member, PEng
Date joined Lakehead: 
December 2001
Previous Teaching/Work: 
  • COMP 5111 Graduate Seminar
  • COMP 5112 Research Methodologies in Computer Science
  • COMP 2477 Object Oriented Programming
  • COMP 2412 Data Structures
  • COMP 1431 Computer Programming II
  • COMP 1411 Computer Programming I
  • COMP 1431 Computer Programming II (Distance Education)
  • COMP 1411 Computer Programming I (Distance Education)
  • Several Graduate Special Topics and Reading Courses
Research Interests: 
  • Web Mining
  • Learning Analytics
  • Social Networking
  • Web Services Interoperability
  • Software Agility Development

 

 

    Biography:

    Dr. Jinan Fiaidhi is a full Professor of Computer Science and the Graduate Coordinator of the PhD program in Biotechnology at Lakehead University, Ontario, Canada since late 2001. She was the grad coordinator for the Lakehead University Computer Science MSc program for the period (2009-2018). She is also an Adjunct Research Professor with the University of Western Ontario. She received her graduate degrees in Computer Science from Essex University (PgD 1983) and Brunel University (PhD, 1986). During the period (1986-2001), Dr. Fiaidhi served at many academic positions (e.g. University of Technology (Asso. Prof and Chairperson), Philadelphia University (Asso. Prof), Applied Science University (Professor), Sultan Qaboos University (Asso. Prof.). Dr. Fiaidhi research is focused on mobile and collaborative learning utilizing the emerging technologies (e.g. Deep Learning, Cloud Computing, Calm Computing, Mobile Learning, Learning Analytics, Social Networking, Croudsourcing, Enterprise Mashups, OpenData, Extreme Automation and Semantic Web). Dr. Fiaidhi research is supported by the major research granting associations in Canada (e.g. NSERC, CFI). Dr. Fiaidhi is a Professional Software Engineer of Ontario (PEng), Senior Member of IEEE, member of the British Computer Society (MBCS) and member of the Canadian Information Society (CIPS) holding the designate of ISP. Dr.Fiaidhi is the chair of of the IEEE Special Interest Research Group on Big Data for eHealth with IEEE ComSoc eHealth TC. Moreover Dr. Fiaidhi is the Editor in Chief for the IGI Global International Journal of Extreme Automation and Connectivity in Heathcare (IJEACH).  More information on her publications and news can be found at her institution web page: http://flash.lakeheadu.ca/~jfiaidhi.