Hussein has recently completed her PhD in Computer Science from the School of
Engineering and Information Technology, UNSW-Canberra. She received her
Bachelors and Masters degrees in Computer Engineering from Cairo University in
2011 and 2015. Her PhD focused on both Human Factors and Swarm Robotics where
she studied trust, performance and transparency in human-swarm teaming. Aya has
published several articles in highly-ranked outlets, acted as the student representative
in the school's Research Leadership Group, and been the recipients of a number
of awards and scholarships.
a member of both IEEE and HFES. She served as a reviewer for Computers in Human
Behavior, IEEE Transactions on Cognitive and Developmental Systems, IEEE
Transactions on Cybernetics, and others.
currently appointed as a research associate in UNSW-Canberra where she is
working on autonomous systems, human-swarm teaming, and advanced artificial