Jinan Fiaidhi works as a Full Professor and a Graduate Coordinator at the Department of Computer Science, Lakehead University, Thunder Bay, ON, Canada, since late 2001. She is also an Adjunct Research Professor at the University of Western Ontario, London, ON, Canada. Fiaidhi received the Postgraduate diploma in computer science from University of Essex in 1983 and obtained the Ph.D. degree also in computer science from Brunel University in 1986. During the period 1986 2001, Fiaidhi served at many academic positions such as Associate Professor and Chairperson at University of Technology, Associate Professor at Philadelphia University, Professor at Applied Science University, and Associate Professor at Sultan Qaboos University. Fiaidhi research is focused on mobile and ubiquitous learning, utilizing the emerging technologies such as cloud computing, calm computing, mobile learning, personal learning environment, social networking, enterprise mashups, and semantic web. Her research is supported by the major research granting associations in Canada, for example, Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) and Canada Foundation for Innovation (CFI). Fiaidhi is a Professional Software Engineer of Ontario (P.ENG), Senior Member of IEEE, Member of the British Computer Society (MBCS), and Member of the Canadian Information Society (CIPS), holding the designate of ISP. She has intensive editorial experience (e.g., Editor-in-Chief of the International Journal of Software Engineering and Its Applications (IJSEIA), Editor of IEEE IT-Pro, and Associate Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Emerging Technologies in Web Intelligence).
Biography Updated on 15 July 2012