Towards a New Generation of Engaged Universities:
The Need to Act, Adapt and Transform

16th – 18thApril, 2024 | Kempinski Central Avenue (Formerly the Address Dubai Mall), Dubai, UAE

Prof. Khaled Assaleh

Prof. Khaled Assaleh is currently the Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs and a Professor of Electrical Engineering at Ajman University. He oversees the academic operations of the university colleges, the Deanship of Students Services, the Deanship of Graduate Studies and Research, the Center for Continuing Education and Enterprises, the Office of International Academic Affairs, the Teaching and Learning Center, University Library and the Office of Registration. From 2002 through 2017, he was with the American University of Sharjah (AUS) as a Professor of Electrical Engineering, Director of Graduate Studies, and Interim Vice Provost for Research and Graduate Studies. Prior to joining AUS, Khaled had a 9-year R&D career in the Telecom Industry in the USA with Rutgers, Motorola and Rockwell/Skyworks. He earned his Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering from Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey in 1993; M.S in Electronic Engineering from Monmouth University, New Jersey in 1990; and a B.Sc. in Electrical Engineering from the University of Jordan in 1988. He holds 11 US patents and has published over 150 articles on signal/image processing and machine learning and their applications. Dr. Assaleh research interests include bio-signal processing, biometrics, speech and image processing, and Artificial Intelligence.