Biography

I received my first degree (B.Sc.) from Al-Quds University, College of Science & Technology in Jerusalem, Palestine in 1992 in Computer Science, I graduated at the top of my class and placed on deans honour list. My Master degree is MBA ( Management Information Systems ) from An-Najah N. University in  Nablus, Palestine in 2001. At present I am a faculty member at An-Najah National University, Faculty of Engineering and Information Technology, Management Information System Department. I was the Head of Management Information Systems Department, An-Najah N. University, Faculty of Engineering and Information Technology [2004-2010]. My research interests are developing business information systems (DSS), computational sciences and computer simulation. I published the following research paper: Using Meta Heuristic Algorithms to Improve Traffic Simulation , Baker Kh. Abdalhaq,    Maher I. Abu Baker, World Academy Publishing: Journal of Algorithm and Optimization, Oct. 2014, Vol. 2 Iss . 4, PP. 110-12

I was one of the main Information Technology team members of the project titled : Inventory and Assessment of the Existing Data Collection and Management Systems used by different water service providers in West Bank to support Palestinian Water Authority's  Water Information System (WIS)  – West Bank, Palestine. Donated by United Nations CHILDREN'S FUND (UNICEF).  In 2008 I was a database designer and developer for a project titled  : Legal and Institutional Framework for Strategic Development Planning at the Regional Level. The outputs are for the benefit of Ministry of Local Government ( MoLG ), the work was sponsored by the UNDP. The main assignment was to develop the database required for the project using DevInfo.  In 2007 I was a member of the team of a project titled:  Building the Health Information System  for Palestinian National Authority (PNA)  (Ministry of Health). In 2011 I was a member of a steering  committee  for establishing Information Technology  Incubator at An-Najah N.  University and PPU, sponsored by QIF ( Quality Improvement Fund ) Projects aided by The World Bank. As  Business  System  Analyst and  Information System Developer I was the main team member for developing several computer base information systems  to the local market to meet the needs of intermediate and small companies in Palestine such as :

  • Accounting information systems( Al-Zamil )
  • inventory management, Production management, payroll and personal management.
  • Auditing Information system ( Al-Mudakek) providing many tasks needed by auditors such as error free detailed information about their customer’s accounting systems, credits & debts, receipts and mony files, and tax services.
  • Municipality Electricity and Water Billing System Management.
  • Hotel Management System,
  • Bus Station Management system
  •  Library Management system
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Education
Institution
An-Najah N. University
Country
Palestine
Degree
MSc
Faculty
Faculty of Higher Education
Department
MBA
Thesis
Comprehensive Exam.
Speciality
Accounting Concentration
Sub speciality
Duration
1998 - 2000
Institution
ِAl-Quds University
Country
Palestine
Degree
BSc
Faculty
College of Science and Technology
Department
Computer Science
Thesis
Bsc. Degree
Speciality
Full Major Computer Science
Sub speciality
Duration
1985 - 1992
Employment History
Country
Palestine
Institution
An-Najah N. University
Position/Job Description
Instructor at Management Information Systems Department, ,
Period
Sept. 1, 2011 - Until Now
Country
Palestine
Institution
An-Najah N. University
Position/Job Description
Chairman of Management Information Systems Department,
Period
Sept. 1, 2004 - June 26, 2012
Country
Palestine
Institution
An-Najah N. University
Position/Job Description
Instructor at Management Information Systems Department, ,
Period
Sept. 1, 2002 - Aug. 31, 2004
Country
Palestine
Institution
An-Najah N. University / An-Najah Community College
Position/Job Description
Instructor at the computer Science Department
Period
Sept. 1, 1997 - Aug. 31, 2002
Country
Palestine
Institution
An-Najah N. University
Position/Job Description
Supervisor of Computer Lab, Faculty of Science, Computer Science Dept.
Period
Sept. 1, 1995 - Aug. 31, 1997
Country
Palestine
Institution
Hadi Soft Company, Nablus, Palestine
Position/Job Description
System Analyst and Programmer , Information System Development
Period
June 1, 1991 - Aug. 31, 1995
Courses
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