Hamzeh Khazaei

Assistant Professor, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Department

York University


I am an assistant professor of computer science at York University. I lead the Performant and Available Computing Systems (PACS) Lab in which we analyze, model and design dependable software systems. If you are a prospective applicant or interested to learn more about my work please check the PACS Lab page.


  • Cloud Computing
  • Performance Modeling
  • Distributed Systems
  • Autonomic Computing
  • Software Engineering


  • PhD in Computer Science, 2013

    University of Manitoba

  • MSc in Computer Science, 2008

    Amirkabir University of Technology

  • BSc in Computer Science, 2004

    Amirkabir University of Technology



Assistant Professor

York University

Sep 2019 – Present Toronto, Ontario
Department of Electrical Engineering and Compute Science.

Assistant Professor

University of Alberta

Sep 2017 – Aug 2019 Edmonton, Alberta
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering.

Research Associate

University of Toronto

Sep 2016 – Aug 2017 Toronto, Ontario
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering.

Research Scientist


Sep 2013 – Aug 2016 Markham, Ontario
Canada Research and Development Center.



EECS 2011

Fundamentals of Data Structure (F2020)

EECS 3221

Operating System Fundamentals (W2020, W2021)


Distributed Systems (TBA).

EECS 6446

Performance Modeling of Computing Systems (W2021)


  • hkh@yorku.ca
  • (416) 736-2100 x 44233
  • 2002 Lassonde Building, 4700 Keele Street, Toronto, ON M3J 1P3