Wafik Lotfallah is a professor of mathematics at The American University in Cairo. After earning his PhD from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in 1998, he taught in the Faculty of Engineering at Cairo University. From 2003 to 2009 he taught at the German University in Cairo, and since 2009 he has been working at the American University in Cairo. He has been spending his summers at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, where he teaches mathematics and conducts research within the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, in which he has an honorary position of a visiting professor. He has taught several fun math courses including Infinity and Beyond, Games 101, Math Problem Solving, and Mathematics of Music.
Lotfallah is a member of the editorial board for the Journal of ISRN Industrial Engineering, Hindawi Publishing Corp; and the American Journal of Computer Technology and Application. He has refereed for various journals and conferences including Annals of Pure and Applied Logic, Mathematical Logic Quarterly, and Journal of Construction Engineering and Management. He was also a member of the mathematical sciences panel, the NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program Evaluation Meetings in 2008 and 2010, and he is currently a member of the Association of Symbolic Logic-Committee for Logic in Africa.