Sanya Rahman

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3 years 2 months
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+256-79-2640210 / 0701640210
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CCE Block
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application of Artificial Intelligence (AI) i.e., machine learning, computer vision, data mining, and data visualization techniques to problems in health, education, and medical biology. Another area is mobile applications.


2008 – To date. I am Assistant Lecturer in Department of Adult & Community Education, College of Education and External Studies, Makerere University. My responsibilities include developing course syllabus and learning materials for ICT courses that I teach to undergraduate students. I also supervise students’ research projects and internship. I head the ICT Committee of the Department.

2005 – To date. I serve as Lecturer in the Department of Computer Science & Information Systems, Uganda Martyrs University, Uganda. My work involves developing course syllabus and learning materials for computer science/IT courses I teach to undergraduate and postgraduate students. The courses include Operating Systems, Systems 

Administration, Decision Support, Collaborative and Business Intelligence Systems, Information Security Management, E-Business, and Data Communication and Computer Networks. I also supervise undergraduate and postgraduate research projects. Furthermore, I undertake community service to promote science careers among school children. 2007 – 2011. Associate Consultant, Information Systems, Uganda Management Institute (UMI), Uganda. My responsibilities included developing training programs, developing training materials, and facilitating on training programs. Modules I taught included Data Communications/Computer Networks and Information Systems.

PhD Candidate, Computer Science Makerere University
MSc (Computer Science), Makerere University
Postgraduate Diploma in Education (Science), Islamic University, Uganda
Bachelor of Science (Chemistry/Zoology), Islamic University, Uganda
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