Professor, Department of Computer Science
University of Salford, UK
BSc(Hons) in Computer Science and Mathematics, 1st Class,
•University of Salford, 1982.
•Awarded best student prizes for all students on joint honours programmes 1980, 1981, and 1982.
MSc in Computer Science,
•University of Manchester, (1984 to 1986) by part-time study.
PhD in Computer Science,
•University of Manchester, (1988 to 1992) as a part-time , external candidate.
Chartered IT Professional (CITP)
Chartered Engineer (C.Eng), 1994.
Fellow of the British Computer Society (FBCS), 1999.
Head of School of Computing, Science and Engineering (2011- date)
Chair of the BCS Academic Accreditation Committee (2008 – 2010)
Vice-Chair BCS Academic Accreditation Committee (2007)
Machine Learning and Data Mining