Lecturer (Assistant Professor) at the University of Glasgow, Glasgow, UK.
As of September 2018
Research Associate at the Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich (LMU), Munich, Germany.
November 2014 - August 2018
Research Associate at the German Research Center for Artificial Intelligence (DFKI), Kaiserslautern, Germany.
April 2014 - November 2014 (8 months)
Teaching & Research Assistant at the German University in Cairo (GUC), Egypt
March 2012 - July 2013 (1 year 5 months)
Research Assistant (Master student) at the German Research Center for Artificial Intelligence (DFKI), Kaiserslautern, Germany.
September 2011 - February 2012 (6 months)
Junior Teaching Assistant at the German University in Cairo (GUC), Egypt
September 2009 - June 2011 (1 year 9 months)
Summer Intern at Etisalat, Egypt
July 2010 - August 2010 (2 months)
Junior Research Assistant (Bachelor student) at the University of Würzburg, Germany.
March 2010 - May 2010 (3 months)
Summer Intern at Etisalat, Egypt
August 2009 - September 2009 (2 months)
Honorable mention award (top 5% submissions) at CHI 2020, March 2020
Honorable mention award (top 5% submissions) at MobileCHI 2018, September 2018
Honorable mention award (top 5% submissions) at CHI 2018, February 2018
Honorable mention award (top 5% submissions) at MUM 2017, November 2017
Honorable mention award (top 5% submissions) at CHI 2017, February 2017
04/2021 - 03/2022
National Cyber Securty Centre (NCSC)
Emergence of cybersecurity capability across Critical National infrastructure
Mohamed Khamis (PI, 50% ownership), Tania Wallis (Research Co-I, 50% ownership)
£140,731 (£133,659 for UofG)
04/2021 - 03/2023
Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC)
TAPS: Assessing, Mitigating and Raising Awareness of the Security and Privacy Risks of Thermal Imaging (EP/V008870/1)
Mohamed Khamis (PI, 100% ownership), Karola Marky (PDRA)
03/2020 - 11/2021
Royal Society of Edinburgh
Understanding and Mitigating the Security Risks of Thermal Imaging
Mohamed Khamis (PI, 100% ownership)
Other Peer-reviewed Research Grants
Guest Lectures, Invited Talks and Tutorials
UKRI Future Leaders Fellowship Peer Review College
EPSRC Associate College Member
Academic Adviser for the UK's Commonwealth Scholarship Commission
Internal PhD examiner (Glasgow) Rawan Baalous
Internal PhD examiner (Glasgow) Ahmed Eidhah A Alzahrani
Internal PhD examiner (Glasgow) Jamie Ferguson
International Journal on Human-Computer Studies since 2020
Proceedings of the ACM on Interactive, Mobile, Wearable and Ubiquitous Technologies (IMWUT) since 2021
Special issue on Pervasive Displays in Springer journal on Personal and Ubiquitous Computing
Special issue on HCI in the Arab World in the ACM Interactions Magazine
CHI Papers (AC): 2019, 2020, 2021
IFIP TC13 Interact (AC for Full Papers): 2021
CHI Best Papers Committee: 2020
CHI Student Research Competition (AC): 2020
CHI LBW (AC): 2018
PerDis: 2017, 2018
MUM: 2016, 2017, 2018
PETMEI: 2016, 2018
Mensch-und-Computer: 2015, 2017, 2018
AutoUI (WIP and Interactive demos): 2015
IMWUT: 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020
ACM Transactions on Privacy and Security: 2017, 2018, 2019
ACM Transactions on Computer-Human Interaction: 2019, 2020
ACM Computing Surveys: 2016
International Journal of Geographical Information: 2017
International Journal of Computer Supported Cooperative Work: 2020
CHI (Papers): 2016, 2017 (Excellent Review), 2018 (Excellent Review), 2019 (AC), 2020 (AC)
CHI (Late Breaking Work): 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018 (AC)
CHI (alt.chi): 2016, 2017
UIST (Papers): 2017, 2018, 2020
ACM MM (Papers): 2017
CHI PLAY (Papers): 2017
ETRA (Papers): 2018
ICMI (Papers): 2017
UbiComp (Papers): 2016
MobileHCI (Papers): 2016, 2017, 2018, 2020
ISWC (Papers): 2016
DIS (Papers): 2016, 2017
HRI (Papers): 2017, 2018
ISS (Papers): 2020
NordiCHI (Papers): 2016, 2018, 2020
Augmented Human (Papers): 2016
MUM (Papers,Posters): 2015, 2016, 2017
IoT (Posters): 2016
ISMAR (Papers): 2014
Professional Membership at the Association of Computing Machinery (ACM).
Member of Special Interest Group in Computer-Human Interaction (SIGCHI)
Founding member of Cairo ACM SIGCHI Chapter.
Keynote on "Security and Privacy in the 21st Century" at the IndiaHCI 2020 Workshop on Privacy and the Pandemic in South Asia: Work From Home Culture, Class and Domestic Space. Delivered online.
Keynote on "The interplay between Privacy, Security and Eye Tracking in the Wild: Opportunities and Challenges" at the ECCV 2020 Workshop on Open Eyes: Eye Gaze in AR, VR, and in the Wild. Delivered online.
Invited talk on "Human-centered Security" at CairoCHI, Egypt's official ACM SIGCHI local chapter.
Guest Talk on "Privacy Respecting Ubiquitous Systems" at the University of Edinburgh, UK.
Conference Tutorial on "Foundations of interactive Pervasive Display Systems: Understanding the future of digital signage" at PerDis 2018.
Guest Lecture at the "Wave, Touch, Look! - Novel interaction modalities for large public displays" Workshop -- University of Palermo, Italy.
Guest Talk at the "Current state and future of gaze interaction" Symposium -- Technical University of Berlin, Germany.
Guest Lecture at the Ubiquitous Interactive Systems workshop -- University of Stuttgart, Germany.
Invited Talk at the IoT research colloquium -- German Universtiy in Cairo, Egypt.
Guest Lecture at Open Games Workshop -- Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich, Germany.
- Native Proficiency
- Full Professional Proficiency (ILR scale) - 114/120 in TOEFL iBT
- Limited working proficiency (ILR scale) - Level C1
- Elementary proficiency (ILR scale)