Prof. Dr. Haddara is a Professor of Information Systems at Kristiania University College, Oslo, Norway, Adjunct Professor at SP Jain School of Global Management, and Professor at TIAS School for Business & Society, Utrecht, Netherlands. Formerly, he has been an Associate Prof. at the Department of Computer Science, Electrical and Space Engineering, Luleå University of Technology (LTU), Sweden. Haddara works as a visiting scholar at several other institutions including the University of Agder (UiA), Norway. Haddara holds a PhD in Information Systems from UiA.
He has more than 40 publications in the areas of big data, enterprise systems, smart factories, benefits management, and query optimization techniques. Haddara serves as an editorial and review board member for several information systems journals and conferences. He also works closely with the industry, and serves as an advisory council member for the Microsoft Dynamics Academic Alliance in EMEA regions. He also has served as a researcher and consultant for several international institutions, governments and NGOs including the European Union, Deloitte and the government of Egypt. His projects mainly focus on the areas of ERP systems and Big Data Analytics. The projects include funding from Egyptian, Finnish, German, Norwegian, and Swedish institutions. Currently, he serves as an external evaluator for technology-related proposals for grants at the Egyptian Ministry of Communications and Information Technology. Haddara also holds managerial positions at the Swedish organisation Fursa International AB for human development and other foundations.
Haddara's research interests include: ERP systems, big data, data analytics, and IoT.