Shadi Banitaan

Director and Associate Professor of Mathematics, Computer Science, and Software Engineering

Dr. Shadi Banitaan
Contact Info:
Campus: McNichols Campus
Building: Engineering
Room: 321
Phone: (313) 993-1163
Dr. Shadi Banitaan
Areas of Expertise:
Data Mining
Programming Languages
Machine Learning
Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems, Software Testing
Software Design


  • Ph.D. in Computer Science, North Dakota State University
  • M.Sc. in Computer and Information Sciences, Yarmouk University, Jordan
  • B.Sc. in Computer Science, Yarmouk University, Jordan


Shadi Banitaan is currently the director and associate professor at the Mathematics, Computer Science, and Software Engineering department at the University of Detroit Mercy. He teaches classes in Software Engineering and Computer Science. His research interests include software engineering, machine learning and data mining. He is a member of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) and a member of the IEEE Computer Society. He received a B.S. degree in Computer Science from Yarmouk University, an M.S. degree in Computer and Information Sciences from Yarmouk University, and a Ph.D. degree in Computer Science from North Dakota State University. He taught for five years at the University of Nizwa, Oman. He joined the University in 2013.