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Our Team

Lecturers :

Prof. Dr. Ralf Klischewski

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Ahmed Elragal
Dr. Hany Ismail
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Inas Ezz

Assistants: Amira Abdelaziz

Shereen Makawie
Rasha Rushdy
ousra Magdy
Sabrine Assem
Ola El Telbany
Nada Elgendy

Aya Rizk (Research Assistant)

Ayman Al-Serafi (Research Assistant)

Prof. Dr. Ralf Klischewski

Ralf Klischewski graduated at Hamburg University in informatics and political science and holds a Doctoral degree in informatics. In 1991 he joined the Informatics Department of the University of Hamburg as a research assistant, since 1997 as assistant professor. For the spring semester of 2003 he has been Visiting Associate Professor at the Copenhagen Business School. Since September 2004 he is professor for Information Systems at the newly founded German University in Cairo.


From 1996 to 1999 Ralf Klischewski served as CEO of a small company producing software for environmental management. Since 1997 he has been advising several projects on the development and deployment of information systems for public administration.

Email:       ralf.klischewski at guc.edu.eg

Phone:      +20-2-27590682

Room:       B5.323


Research Interests  

At present, Ralf Klischewski has research interests in information infrastructures, semantic web, and e-government.


Based on his dissertation "Anarchy - a guidance for computer science" he frequently addresses fundamental questions of the social aspects of computing such as modeling or the role of social actors in software development.

Research Projects (click to view)

Publications (click to view)

Editorial board membership Steering committee membership

Information & Management Journal

International Journal of Electronic Government Research

International Journal on Semantic Web and Information Systems

IFIP Working Group 8.5 „Information Systems in Public Administration“


GI Fachausschuss 6.2 „Verwaltungsinformatik“


Assoc. Prof. Dr. Elragal

Prof. Elragal is an Associate Professor of Information Systems at the Information Systems Department, the German University in Cairo (GUC). He joined the GUC in September 2007. In 2001, Prof. Elragal has got his PhD in Intelligent Decision Support Systems (iDSS) from the University of Plymouth in the UK.

Between 1992 and 2007 Prof. Elragal has been working with the Arab Academy for Science, Technology, and Maritime Transport (AASTMT). At the AASTMT, Prof. Elragal has been the Chairman of the Management Information Systems Department (2003-2005) and the Chairman of the E-Commerce Department (2005-2007).

Prof. Elragal has over twenty conference papers and journal articles published internationally in the areas of: Intelligent Decision Support Systems, Data Warehousing, and Data Mining. He has also been the reviewer of many international conferences as well as journals. He has supervised more than fifteen Master Theses and two PhD and over fifty Graduation projects.

Prof. Elragal has been involved in teaching, research, lecturing, and consulting in many countries including: Egypt, UK, USA, KSA, UAE, Sudan, Syria, Qatar, Austria, and Australia.

Currently he is the IS Consultant of Many Companies including: Hyperone, Gateworx, Elalamein, and Sakr Group. Formerly he has been consulting Alexandria branch of New Horizons.

He has managed successful ERP implementations with different vendors including: Oracle JD Edwards, Oracle E-Business Suite, and Focus RT.

Email:       ahmed.elragal at guc.edu.eg

Phone:      +20-2-27590682

Room:       B5.306




Publications (click to view)


Information Systems Department at the Faculty of Management Technology - German University in Cairo. is.guc.edu.eg
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