B.S., Taibah University; M.S., Hood College; D.Sc., Towson University


Dr. Hafez graduated with D.Sc. Information Technology from Towson University. For the last four years, Dr. Hafez has been working on social media mobile platforms for the mild cognitively impaired elderly. His research interests focus on assistive technologies for the elderly with cognitive disabilities in professional settings and retirement, accessible security techniques for people with visual or cognitive declines, game-related technologies, and ubiquitous mobile healthcare, specifically wearable technology.

Dr. Hafez obtained his M.S. Information Technology and Cybersecurity Certificate from Hood College and B.S. Chemistry from Taibah University. Dr. Hafez also granted a Graduate Diploma in Commerce & Administration, majoring in International Business from Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand.

Dr. Hafez worked as an Adjunct Professor for three years at the Department of Computer and Information Sciences at Towson University.

Taught courses:

  • COSC 109: Computers and Creativity
  • CIS 265: Visual Basic Programming

Teaching schedule at Methodist University:

  • CSC 2010 Intro to Computer Science
  • CSC 3250 Programming Languages
  • CSC 3500 Computer Graphics