Phone: (+961) 6-416333 ext. 1104
Office: Block A, 1st Floor
Office Hours: By appointment
Mailing address:
  School of Engineering
  Block G, 1st Floor
  Lebanese International University
  P.O. Box: 146404
  Beirut, Lebanon

Dr. Zaher Merhi is an Associate Professor of the  Department of Computer and Communications at the School of Engineering and an Assistant Professor at the Department of Computer and Communications at the Lebanese International University.

Dr. Merhi received his B.Sc. degree in Computer Engineering in 2002 and his M.Sc. degree in  Computer Engineering in 2005,from the University of Balamand, El-koura, Lebanon. He also received his M.Sc. Degree in Computer Engineering in 2007, and his Ph.D. in Computer Engineering in 2010 from University of Louisiana at Lafayette, LA, USA.  Since 2010 Dr. Merhi joined the Lebanese International University as an Assistant Professor in Computer Engineering. From 2011 till 2012 he was assigned as the Assistant Dean for the school of Engineering- Tripoli Campus, LIU. In 2013 till 2018 he was assigned as the Associate Chairperson for the Computer and Communication Department at LIU.  

Dr. Merhi has a number of refereed journal and conference papers. He also served as a reviewer for:
  • IEEE Transactions on Dependable and Secure Computing
Dr. Merhi serves as the TPC ( technical program committee) of several conferences
  • IWCMC'12: International Wireless Computing and Mobile Communication Conference 
  • SiPS'11: IEEE Workshop on Signal Processing Systems 
Research Interests:
  • Wireless Sensor Networks
  • Distributed Systems
  • Hardware Design