Ahmed Alia is currently pursuing a Ph.D. in Information Technology with the Institute for Advanced Simulation, Forschungszentrum Jülich, in collaboration with the University of Wuppertal, Germany. He received his B.Sc. in Computer Science from An Najah National University, Palestine, and his M.Sc. in Computing from Birzeit University, Palestine. Alia worked as a part-time lecturer at An Najah National University for one year. From 2008 to 2020, he worked as a Teaching Assistant, Web Developer, and Trainer at An-Najah National University.