Arshad Ahmad is currently working as an Assistant Professor of Software Engineering & Computer Science at Department of IT & Computer Science and Sino-Pak Center for Artificial Intelligence, Pak Austria Fachhochschule: Institute of Applied Sciences & Technology, Haripur, Pakistan from October 2020. He has recently completed a Postdoc from the Institute of Software Systems Engineering, Johannes Kepler University, Linz, Austria. He received the MS Software Engineering degree from Blekinge Tekniska Högskola (BTH), Sweden in 2008. He worked as a Research Assistant at Fraunhofer Institute of Experimental Software Engineering (IESE), Germany and Vienna University of Technology, Austria respectively during the years 2010-2014. Afterwards, he received the PhD degree in Computer Science & Technology (specialization in Software Engineering) from Beijing Institute of Technology, China in 2018. Previously, he served as an Assistant Professor of Computer Science at University of Swabi, Swabi and City University of Science & Information Technology, Peshawar, respectively during the years 2019-2020. He has published several research papers in well reputed peer reviewed international journals and conferences. His current research interests include requirements engineering, text mining, opinion mining, sentiment analysis and machine learning, among others.