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Faculty at RIT Dubai

Faculty at RIT Dubai

Students at RIT Dubai are taught by a world-class faculty who are specialists in their fields.

Our faculty members come from diverse multicultural backgrounds with PhDs from renowned universities in the United States, Canada, UK, France, Sweden, etc.

Many of them also bring expertise from industry backgrounds to the classroom, reflecting in their innovative teaching styles and philosophies.

Besides teaching, our faculty members stay involved in ongoing research and publications within their field of instruction.

Read more about Faculty members at RIT University in Dubai below:

Dr. Muhieddin Amer

Professor and Chair

Electrical Engineering & Computing

Dr. Wael A. Samad

Associate Professor and Chair

Mechanical Engineering

Dr. Panagiotis Kokkalis

Associate Professor and Chair

Business and Management

Dr. Jillian M. Pandor

Assistant Professor and Chair

Liberal Arts

Dr. Ali Sayyad

Assistant Professor and Chair

Mathematics and Sciences

Dr. Sanjay Modak

Assistant Professor and Chair

Graduate Programs and Research

Merywn Strate

Professor

Business and Management

Dr. Ghalib Y. Kahwaji

Professor

Mechanical & Industrial Engineering

Dr. Wesam Almobaideen

Professor

Electrical Engineering & Computing

Dr. Amol Gore

Professor

Industrial Engineering

Dr. Rizwan Tahir

Professor

Business and Management

Dr. Abdulla Ismail

Professor

Electrical Engineering

Ozcan Saritas

Professor

Graduate Programs and Research

Dr. John McCarthy

Professor

Liberal Arts

Hassan Mustafa

Associate Professor

Business and Management

Dr. Salman Pervaiz

Associate Professor

Mechanical Engineering

Dr. Rouba Borghol

Associate Professor

Science and Liberal Arts

Dr. Adrianne Calfo

Associate Professor

Creative Writing

Dr. Jameel Maki

Associate Professor

Science and Liberal Arts

Dr. Mohamed A. Samaha

Associate Professor

Mechanical Engineering

Dr. Boutheina Tlili

Associate Professor

Electrical Engineering

Dr. Ayman Ibrahim

Associate Professor

Graduate Programs and Research

Dr. John Dayton

Associate Professor

Science and Liberal Arts

Dr. Yahya Haidar

Assistant Professor

Science and Liberal Arts

Dr. Huda Saadeh

Assistant Professor

Computing Sciences

Dr. Mirosh Thomas

Assistant Professor

English

Dr. Jamaal Pitt

Assistant Professor

Science and Liberal Arts

Dr. Jinane Mounsef

Assistant Professor

Electrical Engineering

Dr. Belal Al-Khamaiseh

Assistant Professor

Science and Liberal Arts

Dr. Alina Maydybura

Assistant Professor

Business and Management

Dr. Khalil Al Hussaeni

Assistant Professor

Computing Sciences

Dr. Ioannis Karamitsos

Assistant Professor

Graduate Programs and Research

Dr. Muhammad Imran

Assistant Professor

Industrial Engineering

Dr. Mohamed Abdul Rahman

Assistant Professor

Mechanical Engineering

Dr. Dua Weraikat

Assistant Professor

Industrial Engineering

Dr. Kevser Ovaz Akpinar

Assistant Professor

Electrical Engineering & Computing

Dr. Amir Klincar

Assistant Professor

Business and Management

Dr. Ali Assi

Assistant Professor

Computing Sciences

Dr. Salameh Ahmad

Assistant Professor

Science and Liberal Arts

Dr. Rema M. Amawi

Assistant Professor

Science and Liberal Arts

Dr. Omar Abdul Latif

Assistant Professor

Computing Sciences

Dr. Nasih Osmanovic

Assistant Professor

Science and Liberal Arts

Maaham Maswood

Lecturer

Liberal Arts

Qusai Hasan

Lecturer

Computing Sciences

Mehtab Alam

Lecturer

Computing Sciences

Ms. Nastaran Naghshineh

Lecturer

Science and Liberal Arts

Muhammad Jamil

Visiting Lecturer

Mathematics and Sciences

Jessica Saba

Visiting Lecturer

Liberal Arts

Philip Lombardo

Visiting Lecturer

Liberal Arts

Dr. Giovanna Potesta

Adjunct Associate Professor

Graduate Programs and Research

Dr. Charles Border

Adjunct Associate Professor

Graduate Programs and Research

Dr. Eric Hittinger

Adjunct Associate Professor

Graduate Programs and Research

Dr. Hammou Messatfa

Adjunct Assistant Professor

Graduate Programs and Research

Dr. Jason Barry

Visiting Assistant Professor

English

Dr. Amer Al Fadli

Visiting Assistant Professor

Business and Management

Dr. Philippe Bouvier

Adjunct Assistant Professor

Graduate Programs and Research

Dr. Ehsan Warraich

Adjunct Assistant Professor

Graduate Programs and Research

Manisha Kankeraj

Visiting Assistant Professor

Mathematics and Sciences

Dr. Mick McQuaid

Adjunct Senior Lecturer

Graduate Programs and Research

Dr. Erik Golen

Adjunct Senior Lecturer

Graduate Programs and Research