Ahmad Doulat

9201 University City Blvd. Charlotte, NC 28223 · (704) 499-7992 · adoulat@uncc.edu

I am a Ph.D. student at the Department of Software and Information Systems at the University of North Carolina, Charlotte (UNC Charlotte), advised by Prof. Xi Niu. I finished Masters of Science (M.S.) in Computer Science from Jordan University of Science and Technology, advised by Prof. Yaser Jararweh. Before that, I finished Bachelor of Science (B.S.) in Computer Science from the Yarmouk University at Jordan.


Research Assistant

Advisor: Prof. Mary Lou Maher

Project: (PQE) User Curiosity Insiration.

May 2018 - Present

Research Assistant

Advisor: Prof. Xi Niu

Project: (StumbleOn) Serendipity in Online Health Information Discovery.

April 2018 - Present

Teaching Assistant

Applied Database Systems

Previously: I assisted in a variety of courses, such as: Microsoft Visual Studio C++ and Microsoft Visual Basic

January 2018 - April 2018

Research Assistant

Advisor: Prof. Xi Niu

Description: The main objective of this research is securityrelated text classification on the sentence level.

June 2017 - December 2017

Research Assistant

Advisor: Prof. Yaser Jararweh

Project: Software-Defined Cognitive Radio Networks.

Januray 2013 - January 2017

Research Assistant

Advisor: Prof. Wail Mardini

Project: Increasing Wireless Sensor Networks Lifetime.

Januray 2012 - Januray 2013


University of North Carolina at Charlotte, North Carolina - USA

Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.)
Software and Information Systems

Research Area: Machine Learning & Medical Data Analytics.

Advisor: Prof. Xi Niu

Award: Graduate Assistant Support Plan (GASP)

August 2017 - Present

Jordan University of Science and Technology, Jordan

Master of Science (M.S.)

Computer Science

Research Area: Cognitive Radio Networks & Virtual Networks

Advisor: Prof. Yaser Jararweh

August 2011 - August 2014

Yarmouk University, Jordan

Bachelor of Science (B.S.)

Computer Science

I took various courses covering broad topics in computer science, particularly in computer networks, computer architecture and programming languages.

August 2003 - July 2007


Programming Languages


  • Machine Learning
  • Text Mining
  • Natural Language Processing
  • Social Networks