Adel M. Abunawass

Professor and Chair
Curriculum Vitae

Department member since 1999

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Bio and Research Interests

Dr. Abunawass' interests are in the areas of artificial intelligence, neural networks, and computer science education. He has held a number of positions in industry as a senior software engineer with Control Data Corporation and as a senior consultant.

Dr. Abunawass enjoys spending time with his family, Ineke & James, and playing with his cats (whenever they feel like it), listening to the blues and Car Talk, travel and culture, and endlessly searching for the meaning of a Chair's life!


  • Ph.D. in Computer Science (1990)
    North Dakota State University
  • M.S. in Computer Science (1986)
    North Dakota State University
  • B.S. in Computer Science, B.S. in Mathematics (1983)
    Moorhead State University