An-Najah National University
Korean Palestinian IT Institute Of Excellence
جامعة النجاح الوطنية
المعهد الكوري الفلسطيني المتميز لتكنولوجيا المعلومات

Ahmed Fayez Alia

Current Position: Trainer in Korean-Palestinian IT Institute of Excellence/ An-Najah National University.

Fields of Interests: Knowledge Discovery, Information Retrieval, Big Data,  Data Mining, Machine Learning, Semantic Web, Optimization Problems.


Basic Information

Name : Ahmed Fayez Alia.

Address: Rafydia - Nablus .

Jawwal: +970599474533.

Email: abualia4

Date of Birth: December 8, 1982.

Nationality: Palestinian.

Sex: Male.

Marital Status: Married with two children.


2013-2015: Master Degree in Computing, emphasis Computer Science and Engineering with excellent rank(GPA: 90.8) at  Birzeit University, Ramallah, Palestine. Subject of Thesis: Modified Binary Cuckoo Search using Rough Set Theory for Feature Selection.


2002-2006: Bachelor Degree in Computer Science with a very good rank (GPA 83.8) at   An-Najah National University, Nablus, Palestine.


2001: High Secondary Certificate, Scientific Branch with average (88.2), Jenin Secondary School , Jenin , Palestine.


Professional Training

4/2014-5/2014: 16 Hours,  Training of trainers (TOT), Funded by USAID.


4/2014-5/2014: 90 Hours, Android Application Development  Training Course , Funded by USAID.


6/2013-9/2013: 45 Hours, Android Application Development  Training Course  at  Korean-Palestinian IT Institute of Excellence.


9/2010-12/2010: 60 Hours Graphic Design  Training Course  at  Korean-Palestinian IT Institute of Excellence.


1/2010 – 7/2010: ICT and E-Learning from MKFC Stockholm College.


2/2010-5/2010: 40 Hours Photoshop  Training Course  at  Korean-Palestinian IT Institute of Excellence.


29 June  - 17-July  2009: Vocational Training on Networking Technology For The Instructors in IT Vocational Training Center in Palestine, at Technology Transfer Institute , Korea University of Technology And Education, South Korea.



2006/8-Present : An-Najah National University , Nablus , West Bank , Tel : +97292394960 , email : [email protected]

Ø  Korean-Palestinian IT Institute of Excellence(KPITIE)


§  Trainer of

§  Primavera.


§  Android Application Development.

§  ICDL.

§  Web Design.

§  Oracle SQL.


§  Web Developer

§  Designed and Developed  a Web-based System for Training Labs   Scheduling.

§  Designed and Developed  a Web-based System for Certificates .

§  Implemented  a web-based student support system using Moodle.

§  Worked on designing implementing the website for the Korean-  Palestinian IT Institute of Excellence (KPITIE).

§  Worked on designing implementing the website for the KOICA . Alumni Association  in Palestine (KAAP) 

§  Designed and Developed  a Web-based System for Evaluation

§  IT Faculty , Research and Teaching  Assistant.

§  Lab Maintenance.

§  Graduation Projects Supervisor .

§  Developed a web site for the faculty.

§  Follow up the  students in practical sections of faculty courses such as: Programmin in Computer I and II,  Database I and II, Introduction to Computer and PHP&MySQL.


Ø  Developing E-Learning Courses using SCORM Standard.


Ø  2008- 2010: Moodle Administrator at An-Najah National University. 



§  Android Certified Application Developer -ATC

§  ICDL Certified Trainer .

§  ICDL Certified Tester and Exam Administrator.



§  2008/6-2009/9: Moodle administrator and  Training Coordinator for LIT (Learning Innovation Teams) – a part of QIF (Quality Improvement Fund) Project At An-Najah National University – funded by the World Bank.

§   20010/12–2012/12 : IT Specialist for Enhancing the learning / Teaching Process of “ Technology Education “ & Establishing the Multimedia Educational Resources Center , a part of  QIF (Quality Improvement Fund) Project - funded by the World Bank.




§  2012/3/11-15: Challenges & Practices of Pedagogy & Instructional technology, At the center for Learning & Teaching , American University in Cairo , Egypt.


§  2014/3/30 : International Conference for Learning and Teaching the Digital World , An-Najah National University , Palestine.


Computer Skills

§  Programming Languages: HTML, PHP, Java Script ,C++ , Java, PL/SQL.

§  Semantic Web: RDF, RDFS, OWL, RDFa, SPARQL, Ontology.

§  Database Programs : Oracle 11g,  Microsoft Access ,  MYSQL.

§  Mobile Programming: Android Application Development

§  Applications: Macromedia Director MX, Microsoft Project, Microsoft Office, Multimedia Builder, Primavera, Dreamweaver, Microsoft Expression, Swish Max, Photoshop CS, InDesign, Illustrator.



§  Arabic:    Excellent.

§  English:   V. Good.