Dr. Naji Mohammed Al Seiari presently serves as the Research & Innovation Director and Interim Dean of Faculty of Resilience, alongside his role as an Associate Professor at Rabdan Academy. With an extensive career spanning 22 years, he brings a wealth of experience from both academia and the industrial sector.
Before joining Rabdan Academy in June 2023, Dr. Al Seiari spent 11 years as an Associate Professor in the Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Department at Khalifa University from 2012 to 2023. During his tenure, which included his service at the Petroleum Institute, which later merged into Khalifa University, he served as the Faculty Engagement Manager for two years from 2016 to 2018 under the Research and Development Division.
Dr. Al Seiari boasts an impressive publication record, with numerous articles featured in esteemed international journals, predominantly in Q1 and Q2 journals. Additionally, he has contributed significantly to conference papers and even co-authored a book chapter. His current H-index stands at 12 in Scopus, indicating a promising trajectory.
As part of his scholarly contributions, Dr. Al Seiari has supervised a total of 6 graduate students, spanning MSc and PhD programs. Furthermore, he has guided the research efforts of 3 postdoctoral fellows over multiple years.