Imene Boudellioua

PhD Students
Ph.D. Student​​

Research Interests

My research interests involve the application of machine learning and data mining algorithms for functional annotation of various biological entities including the prediction of proteins’ functions and human disease-causative genetic variation.


Ph.D, Computer Science, KAUST, Thuwal, Saudi Arabia (2012-present)
M.Sc., Computer Science, KAUST, Thuwal, Saudi Arabia (2012).Sc., Computer Science, KAUST, Thuwal, Saudi Arabia (2012)
B.Sc., Computer Science, Sultan Qaboos University, Muscat, Oman (2010)

Professional Profile

January 2015 – March 2015:  Visiting student researcher, The European Bioinformatics Institute, Team, Hinxton, UK

June 2011-July 2011: Visiting student researcher, Technical University of Munich, Germany

Scientific and Professional Memberships

International Society for Computational Biology


KAUST Ph.D Fellowship (2012)

Top Graduate student of College of Science, Sultan Qaboos University (2010)

KAUST M.Sc Fellowship (2010)
KAUST Provost Award (2010)

KAUST Discovery Scholarship (2008)