Dr. Liaqat Ali

Dr. Liaqat Ali

Associate Professor
Email: l.ali@ustf.ac.ae
Phone: +971501510587

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  • EDSML – Extended Diploma in Strategic Management and Leadership, 2012
  • PhD - Information Systems, 2008
    University of East London, UK
  • PGCERT – Post Graduate Certificate in Higher Education, 2007
    University of East London, UK
  • PGCERT – Post Graduate Certificate in Research, 2007
    University of East London, UK
  • MSc – Information Technology, 2005
    University of East London, UK
  • B.A (Hons)- Computer Technology, 1997
    University of Peshawar, Pakistan

Employment History





University of Science and Technology of Fujairah

Associate Professor

2018 - Present

AMA International University

Associate Professor

2016 - 2017

London College of Business

Associate Professor

2012 - 2016

Cromwell College of IT and Management

Principal Lecturer

2010 - 2011

University of East London


2005 - 2011

Academic Experience

Dr. Ali has been associated with many international universities and colleges since 2005. Before joining the University of Science and Technology of Fujairah, he worked as an Associate Professor at AMA International University – Kingdom of Bahrain. He has experience working as a Principal, Director of Studies, and Program Director in the UK. Dr. Ali also has around 20 years of teaching experience in the field of Information Systems, Business Information Systems, and other IT-related fields. With a strong research background, Dr. Ali has published in many research journals and conference papers around the world.

Dr. Ali's main teaching area is Information Systems and Business Information Systems. He has extensive experience in teaching subjects such as Systems Analysis and Design, Management Information Systems, Business Process Management, Business Intelligence, E-Business, Project Management, Web Design, and Development, etc.

Research Areas and Interests

Dr. Ali's principal research area for several years has been in the field of IS, e-accessibility and web development, cyber-crimes, and business information systems. His research activities cover e-accessibility, web development, cybercrimes, computer security, business information systems, and management information systems. Dr. Ali has successfully supervised 125 postgraduate theses in the UK in addition to undergraduate projects in both the UK and UAE.

The Journal Publications in the Last Five Years


Articles (Selected)

  • Liaqat Ali & Bilal Ahmed (2023) Peristaltic mechanism in an inclined asymmetric channel soaked with porous media and under magnetic effects: numerical simulation equipped with finite element method, Journal of Electromagnetic Waves and Applications, 37:15, 1235-1257, DOI: 10.1080/09205071.2023.2230494
  • M. Salahat, L. Ali, T. M. Ghazal and H. M. Alzoubi, "Personality assessment based on natural stream of thoughts empowered with machine learning," Computers, Materials & Continua, vol. 76, no.1, pp. 1–17, 2023, available at https://www.techscience.com/cmc/v76n1/53057
  • L. Ali, S. E. A. Alnawayseh, M. Salahat, T. M. Ghazal, M. A. A. Tomh et al., "AI-based intelligent model to predict epidemics using machine learning technique," Intelligent Automation & Soft Computing, vol. 36, no.1, pp. 1095–1104, 2023. Available at https://www.techscience.com/iasc/v36n1/49991
  • Liaqat Ali and Nidal Abidal Hamid Hmoud Al Dmour, "The Shift to Online Assessment Due to COVID-19: An Empirical Study of University Students, Behaviour and Performance, in the Region of UAE," International Journal of Information and Education Technology vol. 11, no. 5, pp. 220-228, 2021, available at http://www.ijiet.org/show-155-1772-1.html
  • Dmour, N., Dmour, H., and Ali, L. (2020) OFDM PERFORMANCE WITH TWO-RAY MULTIPATH FADING MODEL USING INET FRAMEWORK SIMULATION, International Journal of Advanced Trends in Computer Science and Engineering, Volume 9, No.5, September - October 2020, ISSN 2278-3091, Available Online at http://www.warse.org/IJATCSE/static/pdf/file/ijatcse306952020.pdf , https://doi.org/10.30534/ijatcse/2020/306952020
  • Liaqat Ali, "Accessible Websites for Everyone — A Case of UAE Universities Websites," International Journal of Information and Education Technology vol. 11, no. 4, pp. 164-170, 2021. http://www.ijiet.org/show-152-1758-1.html

  • Liaqat Ali, "The Shift to Online Education Paradigm due to COVID-19: A Study of Student’s Behavior in UAE Universities Environment," International Journal of Information and Education Technology vol. 11, no. 3, pp. 131-136, 2021, available at http://www.ijiet.org/show-151-1752-1.html
  • Ali, L. (2019) Cyber Crimes – A constant threat for the business sectors and its growth (A study of online banking sectors in GCC) The Journal of Developing Areas, Tennessee State University College of Business, Volume 53, Number 1, winter 2019, project MUSE, doi:10.1353/jda.2019.0016, available at https://muse.jhu.edu/article/702376
  • Ali, L. (2018) The Influence of Information Technology on Student’s Behavioural Nature in the Class Room, Asian Journal of Education and Training, Vol. 4, No. 2, 102-107, 2018 ISSN (E) 2519-5387 DOI: 10.20448/journal.522.2018.42.102.107, https://eric.ed.gov/?id=EJ1172086
  • Ali, L. (2018) The Design of Curriculum, Assessment, and Evaluation in Higher Education with Constructive Alignment, Journal of Education and e-Learning Research, Vol. 5, No. 1, 72-78, 2018, ISSN (E) 2410-9991 / ISSN (P) 2518-0169. DOI: 10.20448/journal.509.2018.51.72.78, https://eric.ed.gov/?id=EJ1173088