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Name : Ghassan Fareed Issa

Academic Rank: Professor

Administrative Position : Dean

Office 7404       Ext No 7000

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Specialization: Computer Science

Graduate Of: Old Dominion - Virginia

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    Tri-State Univeristy - Indiana
    United States of America
    Toledo University- Ohio
    United States of America
    Old Dominion - Virginia
    United States of America
    Old Dominion - Virginia
    United States of America


University of Petra, Amman, Jordan (Sept.07 to present)

  • President Assistant For Web Development and Computerization (2009-presnt)
  • Dean of the Faculty of Information Technology (Aug. 2008 – Present)
  • Vice Dean of the Faculty  of Information Technology (2007-2008)
  • Chair for the Computer Science Department(2007-2008)
  • Member of several University committees

Applied Science University, Amman, Jordan (Sept.94 to Sept. 07)

  • Associate Professor, Computer Science (May 2005)
  • Dean of Faculty of Computer Science & IT (Sept. 2003 – Sept. 2005)
  • Director of Computer Center (Sept. 1999 – Sept 2003)
  • Director of Internet Service Provider (Oct. 2001 – Sept. 2007)
  • Director of ICDL Training Center (2002 – Sept. 2007)

Abu Dhabi University, Al-Ein, UAE (Dec 2002)

Director of the Computer Science Program.

Worked on the development and Accreditation requirements for the Bachelor of Science in Computer Science Program   Duties included presentation of the program to the Accreditation Committee and achieving the Accreditation.

Office of  the German Development Corporation-GTZ, Amman, Jordan. (95 to 98)

Chief Consultant for the Project “ Promotion of a National Information System “
Worked on the Development of Information Systems in Government. Work Included Master Planning, Economic Efficiency Analysis and Cost/Benefit Analysis. Project Accomplished Includes Studies for the Prime Ministry, Ministry of Industry and Trade, Ministry Planning, and the General Budget Department in the Ministry of Finance. Developed and Presented a number of training courses in Computer Technology for government institution.

Penn State University (Pennsylvania College of Technology), U.S.A (Aug.92 to Sept.94 )

  • Head of the Computer Science Department
  • Chairing the Computer Science Department and teaching Computer Science Courses.

Commonwealth College, Virginia ( 90 to Aug. 92)

  • Division Chairman, information Science
  • Managing the Computer Science Department. Various Responsibilities Including Teaching, Budget Development, Course Selection, Faculty Supervision, Student Counseling, and Public Relation. Position Includes Coordination Authority over Five Different Cam

Old Dominion University, Norfolk, Virginia, (Jan 86 to May 92)

Computer Science Instructor



  • Book

      M. Fayaomi, G. Otieb, " Discrete Structures " , "",Vol.,No., Aldustour press, , 06/01/2004 Abstract:
      Moh. Fayaomi, G. Otiebi, G. Issa, "Discrete Structures", Aldustour press, 2004

  • Journal Paper

      G. Issa, S.N.T Shen, " SMARTS: Synthesis of Mechanisms Using Analogical Reasoning Techniques " , "IEEE EXPERT Journal Intelligent Systems and Their Applications",Vol.2,No.3, , , 01/06/1994 Abstract:

      S.N.T Shen, M. Chew,, " Expert System Approach Expert System Approach Using Graph Representation and Analysis for Variable-Stroke Internal-Combustion Engine Design " , "International Journal of Pattern Recognition and Artificial intelligence",Vol.4,No.3, , , 05/01/1990

      Chew,M.,S.N.T Shen, , " Kinematic Structural Synthesis of Mechanisms Using Knowledge-Based Systems " , "Journal of Mechanisms, Transmissions, and Automation in Design",Vol.117,No., , , 03/01/1995

      M. Chew, G. Issa, an, " Expert System for Robot Hand Design Using Graph Representation " , "Proceedings of the Fifth international Conference on Cad/Cam. Robotics and Factories of the Future",Vol.,No., , Norfolk, Virginia, 12/01/1990

      M. Chew, S.N.T Shen,, " Application of Knowledge-Based System to Kinematic Structural Synthesis of Mechanisms " , "Proceedings of ASME, 21st. International Conference on Mechanisms",Vol.,No., , Chicago, IL, 09/01/1990

      S.N.T Shen M. Chew, , " Expert System Approach for Generating and Evaluating Engine Design Alternatives " , "Proceedings of SPIE, Applications of Artificial intelligence Vii",Vol.1095,No., , Miami, Florida, 02/02/2000

      Ghassan Issa, Hussei, " Improved Double-Skip String Matching Algorithm (IDSA) " , "The 4th Intl. Conference on Computer Science and Information Technology CSIT2006",Vol.1,No., , Amman, Jordan, 06/04/2006

      Ghassan F. Issa, " A Multi-Stage Filtering Scheme for Internet Access Control " , "Jordan Journal of Applied Science",Vol.2,No.1, , , 01/01/1999

      Ghassan F. Issa , " Applying Cost Benefit Analysis to IT in Developing Countries " , "Proceedings of the 2000 Arab Conference ‏on Information Technology",Vol.,No., , Zarka Private University, Jordan, 10/31/2000

      Sattar J Aboud, And , " E-Commerce With Secure Mobile Trade Agent " , "The 4th Intl. Conference on Computer Science and Information Technology CSIT2006",Vol.3,No., , Amman, Jordan, 04/06/2006

      Ghassan Issa, and Ib, " Towards the Development of Successful Standardized Information Systems " , "Jordan Applied Science Journal",Vol.,No., , , 01/01/2002 Abstract:
      .غسان فريد عيسى، إبراهيم عبد الواحد نائب، " نحو بناء نظم معلومات معيارية ناجحة" مجلة جامعة العلوم التطبيقية 4(1) ص1-17 سنة ‏2002‏‏ Download

      Ghazi Raho, Ghassan , " A Proposed Algorithm for Finite Element Analysis " , "Journal of Electronic Computer",Vol.31,No., , , 01/01/1998

      Shakir Hussain, Huss, " Threshold Secrect Sharing Authentication Scheme in Noisy Mobile Ad Hoc Network " , "The 2009 International Conference on Wireless Networks ",Vol.,No., , Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, 07/13/2009

      Ghassan Issa, " Economic Efficiency Analysis for Information Technology in Developing Countries " , "Journal of Computer Science",Vol.5,No.10, , , 06/23/2009

      Ghassan Issa, " National eLearning Strategy for Higher Education (2007-2010) " , "Ministry of Higher Education",Vol.,No., , Amman, Jordan, 10/06/2005

      Hussein Al-Bahadili,, " Performance Evaluation of the TSS Node Authentication Scheme in Noisy MANETs " , "International Journal of Network Security",Vol.12,No.3, , , 01/05/2011

      Ghassan F. Issa, Sha, " A Framework for Building an Interactive Satellite TV Based M-Learning Environment " , "International Journal of Interactive Mobile Technologies",Vol.4,No.3, , , 04/02/2010

      Ghassan F. Issa, " Unified M-Learning Model through Interactive Education Satellite " , "International Journal of Interactive Mobile Computing",Vol.2,No.2, , , 04/01/2011

      Hussein Al-Bahadili,, " ENHANCING THE PERFORMANCE OF THE DNDP ALGORITHM " , "International Journal of Wireless & Mobile Networks (IJWMN)",Vol.3,No.2, , , 04/18/2011

      Shakir M. Hussain, , " Investigating the Effect of Noise-Level on Probabilistic Broadcast in Noisy MANETs " , "International Journal of Computer Networks & Communications (IJCNC)",Vol.,No., , , 04/05/2011

      Ghassan Issa, Stewar, " Using Analogical Reasoning for Mechanism Design " , "IEEE Expert, Intelligent Aystems & Their Applications",Vol.2,No.3, IEEE Computer Society, USA, 06/01/1994

      Ghassan F. Issa, Hus, " "Development and Performance Evaluation of a LAN-Based Edge-Detection Tool " , "International Journal on Soft Computing ( IJSC )",Vol.3,No.1, , , 02/02/2012

      Ghassan Issa, Hussei, " A scalable framework to quantitatively evaluate success factors of mobile learning systems " , "International Journal of Mobile Learning and Organization (IJMLO)",Vol.Vol. 5, pp. 299 ,No.No.3/4 , InderScience, , 03/01/2012

      Ghassan Issa, Shakir, " Competition-Based Learning: A Model for the Integration of Competitions with Project-Based Learning using Open Source LMS " , "International Journal of Information and Communication Technology Education (IJICTE)",Vol.10,No.1, IGI Publishing, , 01/01/2014

      Mohammad Abu-Arqoub,, " Demand-Driven Algorithm for Sharing and Distribution of Photovoltaic Power in a Small Local Area Grid " , "The International Journal of Information Technology and Web Engineering (IJITWE)",Vol.9,No.1, IGI, USA, 01/31/2014

      Haya El-Ghalayini, G, " Graduation-Project Management System: A Social Network Analysis Perspective " , "International Journal of Information and Communication Technology Education (IJICTE)",Vol.11,No.1, IGI-INternational, USA, 01/01/2015

      Ghassan F. Issa, Hay, " A Framework for Collaborative Networked Learning in Higher Education: Design & Analysis " , "International Journal of Emerging Technologies in Learning (iJET)",Vol.9,No.4, , , 08/27/2014

  • Chapter in a Book

      Hussein Al-Bahadili,, " Investigating the Performance of the TSS Scheme in Noisy MANETs " , "Simulation in Computer Network Design and Modeling: Use and Analysis ",Vol.,No., IGI Global Pbl. , USA, 01/01/2012

  • Conference paper

      Ghazi Raho, and Ghas, " Man Machine Interface in A Real Time System " , "the Second Scientific Conference on Computer and their Applications",Vol.,No., , Amman, Jordan, 01/09/1998

      Ghassan Issa, Ed., " Computer Science and Information Technology Conference 2006 " , "",Vol.,No., , Amman, Jordan, 04/04/2006 Abstract:
      The 4th International Conference on Computer Science and Information Tehnology, General Chair: Ghassan Issa, Amman, Jordan, April 2006 Download

      Ghazi Alkhatib, Ghas, " Incorporating Innovative Practices in Software Engineering Education " , "IEEE EDUCON 2011 ",Vol.,No., , Amman, Jordan, 04/04/2011

      Hussein Al-Bahadili,, " A Hierarchical Framework for Evaluating Success Factors of M-Learning " , "Proceedings of the 2011 Conference on Innovations in Computing and Engineering Machinery (CICEM 2001) ",Vol.,No., ACM, Amman, Jordan, 05/09/2011

      Ghassan F. Issa, Ahm, " Local Area Grid: Power Distribution and Sharing for Neighboring Households " , "IEEE 2013 1st International Conference & Exhibition on the Applications of Information Technology in Developing Renewable Energy Processes and Systems",Vol.,No., , Amman, Jordan, 05/29/2013

      Kenza Meridji, Ghass, " A Development Approach of Software Requirements for Renewable Energy Applications Using Fundamental Principles of Software Engineering " , "IEEE 2013 1st International Conference & Exhibition on the Applications of Information Technology in Developing Renewable Energy Processes and Systems",Vol.,No., , Amman, Jordan, 05/29/2013

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