Research Interests

​Dr Elhoseiny will join VCC soon as an Assistant Professor in Computer Science (CS) program. His primary research interests are in computer vision, the intersection between natural language and vision and computational creativity. 

Education Profile

  • Ph.D., Computer Science, Rutgers University, United States, 2016
  • M.Sc., Computer Science, Rutgers University, United States, 2014
  • M.Sc., Computer Systems, Ain Shams University (ASU), Egypt, 2010
  • B.Sc., Computer Systems, Ain Shams University (ASU), Egypt, 2006

Professional Profile

Postdoctoral Researcher, Facebook AI Research (FAIR), 2017


  • Best Paper Award Creative Fashion Generation at ECCV workshop from Tamara Berg of UNC Chapel Hill and sponsored by IBM Research and JD AI Research, 2018
  • The Doctoral Consortium Award, CVPR, 2016
  • NSF Fellowship for Write-a-Classifier Project, 2014

KAUST Affiliations

  • ​Visual Computing Center (VCC)
  • Computer, Electrical and Mathematical Sciences & Engineering (CEMSE)