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Dr Alaa Marshan
Lecturer (Academic Education) - Computer Science


Dr Alaa Marshan is a lecturer at the Computer Science Department, where he teaches a variety of topics related to data science, machine learning, high performance computation and business intelligence and integration. He has won multiple awards for his teaching excellence at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels.

At the research front, his research primarily focus on intelligent data analysis, applications of AI/ML and Natural Language Processing (NLP) to support decision making, explainable AI, information management and improving operational business information systems.


  • PhD in Computer Science
  • MSc in Business Systems Integration,
  • BSc in Computer Engineering


  • Departmental Athena SWAN team - Student Data co-lead
  • Recognised Programme Developer

Newest selected publications

Ioannou, A., Lycett, M. and Marshan, A. (2022) 'The Role of Mindfulness in Mitigating the Negative Consequences of Technostress'. Information Systems Frontiers. pp. 1 - 27. ISSN: 1387-3326 Open Access Link

Journal article

Ioannou, A., Tussyadiah, I. and Marshan, A. (2021) 'Dispositional mindfulness as an antecedent of privacy concerns: A protection motivation theory perspective'. Psychology and Marketing, 38 (10). pp. 1766 - 1778. ISSN: 0742-6046

Journal article

Alaa, M. (2021) 'Artificial intelligence: Explainability, ethical issues and bias'. Annals of Robotics and Automation. pp. 034 - 037.

Journal article

Bell, D., Marshan, A., Lycett, M. and Monaghan, A. (2021) 'Exploring Future Challenges for Big Data in the Humanitarian Domain'. Journal of Business Research, 131. pp. 1 - 44. ISSN: 0148-2963 Open Access Link

Journal article

Marshan, A., Kansouzidou, G. and Ioannou, A. (2021) 'Sentiment Analysis to Support Marketing Decision Making Process: A Hybrid Model'. Springer International Publishing. pp. 614 - 626. ISSN: 2194-5357

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