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Samuel Ajila

Associate Professor

Department:Systems and Computer Engineering


Samuel Ajila started his academic career in 1984 as a Graduate Assistant and later became an Assistant Lecturer (1987), Lecturer II (1989) and Lecturer I (1992), in the Department of Computer Science at the University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Nigeria.

He was a Lecturer (1996) in the Department of Mathematics and Computer Science at the National University of Lesotho, Roma, Lesotho. In September 1998, he was appointed Senior Lecturer and Head of Department, Computer Science & Information Systems at Vista University (now part of Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University), Port Elizabeth, South Africa. He also taught as a part time Lecturer at the Institute National Polytechnique de Lorraine (1993-94), Nancy, France and Université de Metz (Now part of Université De Lorraine), Metz, France (1993-95).

He moved to Carleton University Department of Systems and Computer Engineering SCE as an Assistant Professor in 2001.

His research interests are software requirements engineering and micro-service architecture; cloud resource provisioning and multi-tenancy; machine learning techniques with application in data mining; deep learning and multi-modal learning with application in data mining.

He is a professional engineer (P.Eng.) in Ontario; senior member of IEEE and ACM; and member of IAMOT and PICMET.