Faculty

OUTSTANDING INTERNATIONAL FACULTY

Students at RIT Dubai can learn from a world-class faculty, including professors from the RIT campus in the U.S., from the Middle East region, and from around the world. Our faculty members have a wealth of professional experience in business and the industry.

BUSINESS AND MANAGEMENT

  • Dr. David EglestonDepartment Chair  Associate Professor of Management

  • Dr. Rizwan TahirAssociate Professor of Business

  • Dr. Ahmed Saeed – Associate Professor of Business 

  • Dr. Mejda Bahlous-Boldi – Associate Professor of Finance

  • Dr. John Ireland – Associate Professor of Marketing

  • Dr. James Wesley Jacobs – Chair of HSM SLI Graduate Programs (Visiting Faculty NY)

  • Dr. Jeniffer Matic – Lecturer (Visiting Faculty NY)

  • Dr. John Timmerman – Gallup’s Senior Strategist (Visiting Faculty NY)

  • Dr. Malar Hirudayaraj – Assistant Professor (Visiting Faculty NY)

  • Dr. Marvin Arvin Alan Deitz – Adjunct Professor (Visiting Faculty NY)

  • Dr. Nataša Golik Klanac – Adjunct​ (Visiting Faculty NY)

  • Dr. Niccole Y. Hyatt – Adjunct Professor (Visiting Faculty NY)

  • Dr. Patricia A. Poteat – Lecturer (Visiting Faculty NY)

  • Dr. Annette M. Rummel – Lecturer (Visiting Faculty NY)

  • Dr. Eric Hittinger – Assistant Professor (Visiting Faculty NY)

ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING AND COMPUTING SCIENCES

  • Dr. Muhieddin Amer Department Chair Professor of Electrical Engineering

  • Dr. Abdulla Ismail – Professor of Electrical Engineering

  • Dr. Boutheina Tlili – Associate Professor of Electrical Engineering

  • Dr. Ali Raza – Assistant Professor of Networking and Computing Security

  • Mr. Omar Abdul Latif – Lecturer

  • Dr. Wesam Almobaideen – Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computing

  • Dr. Khalil Al Hussaeni – Assistant Professor of Computing

  • Dr. Jinane Al Mounsef – Assistant Professor of Electrical Engineering

  • Mrs. Naziya Begum – Lab Engineer

MECHANICAL/INDUSTRIAL ENGINEERING

SCIENCE AND LIBERAL ARTS

GRADUATE PROGRAMS & RESEARCH

  • Dr. Sanjay Modak Department Chair - Assistant Professor of Economics - UAE

  • Dr. Giovanna Potesta, City Sciences - Italy

  • Dr. Eric Hittinger, City Sciences - USA

  • Dr. Ghalib Kahwaji, City Sciences - UAE

  • Dr. Philippe Bouvier, City Sciences - France/UAE

  • Dr. Ehsan Warriach, Data Analytics - UAE

  • Dr. Erik Golen, Data Analytics - USA

  • Dr. Hammou Messatfa, Data Analytics - UAE

  • Dr. Giulia De Masi, Data Analytics - UAE

  • Dr. Mick McQuaid, City Sciences/Data Analytics - USA

  • Dr. Ioannis Karamitsos, City Sciences/Data Analytics - UAE

  • Dr. Ayman Ibrahim, Data Analytics - Egypt/UAE

  • Dr. Ghassan Al Utaibi, Future Foresight and Planning - UAE (Program subject to final Ministry approval)

  • Dr. Slim Saidi, Future Foresight and Planning - UAE (Program subject to final Ministry approval)

  • Mr. James Wade, Future Foresight and Planning- Switzerland (Program subject to final Ministry approval)