Assistant Professor

Dr. Dany Abi Karam, PhD

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Liwa College, Saeed Bin Ahmed Al Otaiba Street (Al Najda Street previously), Al Danah, Baniyas Tower B, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.

Professional Summary

Dr. Dany Abi Karam, PhD

Dr. Dany Abi Karam is an assistant professor in the Computer Graphic & Animation Department at the Information Technology faculty, with a tenure exceeding two decades in the realm of higher education institutions, Animation and Graphic Design as well in multimedia production. He has acquired extensive experience across various domains, including teaching, Graphic Design, administration, and faculty development. Throughout his career, he has assumed diverse roles such as Graphic Animation Supervisor in LBC International TV, Sale Representative in Graphic Design field, and faculty coordinator in several universities.

Short Bio

Dr. Dany Abi Karam brings a wealth of experience in teaching within the higher education sector. His Long experience regarding teaching in universities enhancing teaching methods (Cooperative Learning) and skills has enriched his career and communication with students as well. His experience, (more than one decade and a half), in Graphic Design TV production and Animation add a value to his teaching in class where student can directly feel the approach between academic techniques and professional ones which will help a lot after graduation since it is based on real applications in domain. Beyond his instructional pursuits, he actively participates in curriculum and syllabi development, merging courses and adding new ones as a member of committee suggested by administration, plus, serving in reviewing, analyzing and updating CGA program to Bachelor one.

Dr. Abi Karam has publications in prestigious journals and magazines. His research spans across Arts and Philosophy of Arts fields utilizing content analysis and comparison methodologies. Furthermore, Dr. Abi Karam has special skills in painting and illustration drawing where he organized several exhibitions based on impressionist techniques.

Core Qualifications

  • Team leading and committee management, team player.
  • Graphic Design research and practicing.
  • Curriculum design and improvement.
  • Training Graphic Design and Animation delivery.
  • Students' project Supervision.
  • Graphic Design, Art, and Painting Exhibition Execution & Management.


  • Lebanese University, Beirut, Lebanon, 2020
    Ph.D. in Philosophy in Arts & Fine Arts.
  • Lebanese University, Beirut, Lebanon, 2015
    Master's Degree: Philosophy in Arts & Fine Arts
  • Holy Spirit University of Kaslik, Jounieh, Lebanon, 1993
    Diploma in Graphic Design & Advertisement


  • Abi Karam, D. (2017). The symbolism of the apple between religion and art (Cezanne apple as a model) - Research Publication, Research Periodical. Lebanese University, Lebanon.
  • Abi Karam, D. (2016). Abstraction between form and non-form (Chawki Chamoun artistic experience as a model) - Research Publication, Research Periodical. Lebanese University, Lebanon.

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