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Ihab AbuZayda
Adjunct Instructor, Information Systems

AbuZayda is an Adjunct Instructor at the University of Richmond and an Assistant Professor of Information Technology at Reynolds Community College. Ihab earned a Bachelor of Science (B.S.) from Manchester University and a Master of Science (M.S.) from East Tennessee State University, both in Computer Science. Prior to his engagement as Assistant Professor, he worked in the industry as Consultant and Business Analyst for companies including DELL, CGI, and Eastman Chemical Company.

Grants and Fellowships
Developing Competency in Mobile Programming Grant, Reynolds Community College

Faculty Star Award, Reynolds Community College, 2015

Above and Beyond the Call of Duty Award, DELL, 2010

Outstanding Graduate Student in Computer Science Award, ETSU Computer Science Department, 2006

Outstanding Leadership Award, Manchester University, 2002-2003


AbuZayda, I. (2015, April 2). Are you using technology to engage your students? Learn HOW through practical examples. VCCS New Horizons 2015 Conference, Roanoke, Va.

Microsoft Faculty Fellow
Upsilon Pi Epsilon International Honor Society for Computing and Information Disciplines (TN Chapter)
National Mathematics Honor Society (KME) (Indiana Chapter)
Professional Experience
Assistant Professor (2010-Present)

Information Technology, Reynolds Community College, Richmond

Software Development Analyst (2009-2012)

DELL Services at Owens & Minor, Richmond

Consultant (2008)

CGI Group Inc., Lebanon, Va.

Systems Analyst (2006-2007)

Eastman Chemical Company, Kingsport, Tenn.

Speechcraft Certification, Toastmasters International
B.S., Manchester University 2003
Computer Science
M.S., East Tennessee State University 2006
Applied Computer Science (IT Concentration)
Contact Information
Special Programs Building
(804) 289-8133