- Associate Professor, University of California, Davis, 2008 – Present.
- Assistant Professor, University of California, Davis, 1998 – 2008.
- Research Assistant, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 1994 – 1998.
- Teaching Assistant, Northeastern University, Boston, 1992 – 1993.
- Ph.D. in Computer Science and Engineering, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 1998.
- M.S. in Computer Engineering, Northeastern University, Boston, 1993.
- B.E. (with distinction) in Computer and Communications Engineering, American University of Beirut, Lebanon, 1991.
- Hussain Al-Asaad received the highly-competitive and prestigious NSF Career Award in 2001. He also received the Professor of the Year Award (given by the IEEE chapter at UC-Davis) in 2001. He was elected to IEEE Senior member in 2005.