Associate Professor of Computer Science
Phone: (361) 570-4201
Dr. Itani joined UHV as an associate professor of computer science in Spring 2020. He holds a PhD in Electrical and Computer Engineering from the American University of Beirut in 2012. Dr. Itani has over 10 years of experience in academic teaching and research as well as 4 years of experience in the industry where he worked in partnership with EMC2 (Currently Dell-EMC) in Dubai, UAE and Riyadh, KSA. Dr. Itani's research interests are in the fields of Data Science and AI in networking and cyber security, cloud computing security and privacy, cloud virtualization, energy-efficiency, and resource allocation, and cryptographic protocol design for resource-constrained devices such as wireless and body sensor networks.