Our Faculty

College of Engineering

The College of Engineering is the home application of mathematics and scientific principles to offer students a lifelong learning experience to be able to dive into the rapidly changing world. At AU we offer a variety of Engineering disciplines for students to specialize in such as: Civil, Electrical, Mechanical and Petroleum.

SOE-Workshop
Acting Head of Civil Engineering/ Assistant Professor
Dr. Mohammed Hany Yassin
Senior Manager - Project Based Learning Center/ Professor
Prof. Martin Jaeger
Associate Professor
Dr. Taha Ahmed
Assistant Professor
Dr. Masoud Irannezhad
Assistant Professor
Dr. Ahmad Saad
Assistant Professor
Dr. Meshari Saad Almutairi
Assistant Professor
Dr. Reza Soleimanpour
Assistant Professor of Industrial Practice
Dr. Mohamed Salem
Assistant Professor
Dr. Rana Lakys
Assistant Professor
Dr. Miriam Tawk
Assistant Professor
Dr. Ahmed Assad
Senior Specialist - AutoCAD
Ms. Nadya Al-Mousa
Senior Instructor
Eng. Marwa Waly
Senior Instructor
Eng. Sana Al-Ezzah
Instructor
Eng. Faisal Al Otaibi
Instructor
Eng. Rawaa Al Muzainy
Instructor
Eng. Mohamad Al-Khiami
Instructor
Eng. Abdulhadi Kazem
Instructor
Eng. Osama S. Bukhamseen
Dean - College of Engineering/Associate Professor
Dr. Mohammed Abdul-Niby
Head of Electrical and Electronics Engineering/ Assistant Professor
Dr. Hassan Salti
Associate Professor
Dr. Mohamad Farhat
Associate Professor
Dr. Amin Al Ka’bi
Associate Professor
Dr. Majdi Al Omari
Assistant Professor
Dr. Arash Mehdizadeh
Assistant Professor
Dr. Michel Nahas
Senior Instructor of Industrial Practice
Eng. Mohammad Zaki
Senior Instructor
Eng. Hania El Kanj
Instructor
Eng. Khaled Abu Jbara
Senior Instructor
Eng. Sami Asaad
Instructor
Eng. Eman Mustafa
Head of Mechanical Engineering Department / Assistant Professor
Dr. Fadi Al-Khatib
Associate Professor
Dr. Malek Adouni
Associate Professor
Dr. Ahmad Sedaghat
Senior Manager - AU Scientific Research Center/ Associate Professor
Dr. Khalil Khanafer
Associate Professor
Dr. Wisam Al Saadi
Associate Professor
Dr. Abbas Amini
Associate Professor
Dr. Ehab Hussein Bani Hani
Assistant Professor
Dr. Adel Younis
Assistant Professor
Dr. Hayder Salem
Assistant Professor
Dr. Raouf Mbarki
Assistant Professor
Dr. Afif Gouissem
Assistant Professor
Dr. Zainab Al-Hajaj
Assistant Professor
Dr. Nader Ghareeb
Assistant Professor Industrial Practice
Dr. Majed Alsarheed
Assistant Professor
Dr. Mohamed Zein Elbadawy
Assistant Professor
Dr. Abeer Abdullah Al Anazi
Senior Instructor Industrial Practice
Eng. Haytham Ayoub
Instructor
Eng. Omar Al Rifai
Instructor
Eng. Meryem Kanzari
Instructor
Eng. Abdullah Alawadhi
Head of Petroleum Engineering/ Associate Professor
Dr. Mortadha Al Saba
Assistant Professor
Dr. Suad Al Radhwan
Assistant Professor
Dr. Rana Malhas
Assistant Professor
Dr. Rida Mohamed Elgaddafi
Assistant Professor
Dr. Mohamed Abdulsalam Omar
Assistant Professor
Dr. Jean Henri El Achkar
Assistant Professor
Dr. Seyed Mehdi Seyed Alizadeh
Assistant Professor
Dr. Biltayib Misbah Biltayib
Senior Instructor
Eng. Fahad Abu Mallouh
Senior Instructor
Eng. Kingsley Amadi
Senior Instructor
Eng. Mufazzal Shabbir Kabuli
Instructor
Eng. Khaled Omar Hantoush
Civil Engineering Staff
Acting Head of Civil Engineering/ Assistant Professor
Dr. Mohammed Hany Yassin
Senior Manager - Project Based Learning Center/ Professor
Prof. Martin Jaeger
Associate Professor
Dr. Taha Ahmed
Assistant Professor
Dr. Masoud Irannezhad
Assistant Professor
Dr. Ahmad Saad
Assistant Professor
Dr. Meshari Saad Almutairi
Assistant Professor
Dr. Reza Soleimanpour
Assistant Professor of Industrial Practice
Dr. Mohamed Salem
Assistant Professor
Dr. Rana Lakys
Assistant Professor
Dr. Miriam Tawk
Assistant Professor
Dr. Ahmed Assad
Senior Specialist - AutoCAD
Ms. Nadya Al-Mousa
Senior Instructor
Eng. Marwa Waly
Senior Instructor
Eng. Sana Al-Ezzah
Instructor
Eng. Faisal Al Otaibi
Instructor
Eng. Rawaa Al Muzainy
Instructor
Eng. Mohamad Al-Khiami
Instructor
Eng. Abdulhadi Kazem
Instructor
Eng. Osama S. Bukhamseen
Electrical & Electronics Engineering Staff
Dean - College of Engineering/Associate Professor
Dr. Mohammed Abdul-Niby
Head of Electrical and Electronics Engineering/ Assistant Professor
Dr. Hassan Salti
Associate Professor
Dr. Mohamad Farhat
Associate Professor
Dr. Amin Al Ka’bi
Associate Professor
Dr. Majdi Al Omari
Assistant Professor
Dr. Arash Mehdizadeh
Assistant Professor
Dr. Michel Nahas
Senior Instructor of Industrial Practice
Eng. Mohammad Zaki
Senior Instructor
Eng. Hania El Kanj
Instructor
Eng. Khaled Abu Jbara
Senior Instructor
Eng. Sami Asaad
Instructor
Eng. Eman Mustafa
Mechanical Engineering Staff
Head of Mechanical Engineering Department / Assistant Professor
Dr. Fadi Al-Khatib
Associate Professor
Dr. Malek Adouni
Associate Professor
Dr. Ahmad Sedaghat
Senior Manager - AU Scientific Research Center/ Associate Professor
Dr. Khalil Khanafer
Associate Professor
Dr. Wisam Al Saadi
Associate Professor
Dr. Abbas Amini
Associate Professor
Dr. Ehab Hussein Bani Hani
Assistant Professor
Dr. Adel Younis
Assistant Professor
Dr. Hayder Salem
Assistant Professor
Dr. Raouf Mbarki
Assistant Professor
Dr. Afif Gouissem
Assistant Professor
Dr. Zainab Al-Hajaj
Assistant Professor
Dr. Nader Ghareeb
Assistant Professor Industrial Practice
Dr. Majed Alsarheed
Assistant Professor
Dr. Mohamed Zein Elbadawy
Assistant Professor
Dr. Abeer Abdullah Al Anazi
Senior Instructor Industrial Practice
Eng. Haytham Ayoub
Instructor
Eng. Omar Al Rifai
Instructor
Eng. Meryem Kanzari
Instructor
Eng. Abdullah Alawadhi
Petroleum Engineering Staff
Head of Petroleum Engineering/ Associate Professor
Dr. Mortadha Al Saba
Assistant Professor
Dr. Suad Al Radhwan
Assistant Professor
Dr. Rana Malhas
Assistant Professor
Dr. Rida Mohamed Elgaddafi
Assistant Professor
Dr. Mohamed Abdulsalam Omar
Assistant Professor
Dr. Jean Henri El Achkar
Assistant Professor
Dr. Seyed Mehdi Seyed Alizadeh
Assistant Professor
Dr. Biltayib Misbah Biltayib
Senior Instructor
Eng. Fahad Abu Mallouh
Senior Instructor
Eng. Kingsley Amadi
Senior Instructor
Eng. Mufazzal Shabbir Kabuli
Instructor
Eng. Khaled Omar Hantoush

College of Business

The College of Business at AU offers a unique and innovative curriculum to prepare students for modern business practice. We implement PBL, Project Based Learning which qualifies our graduates with practical experience. It encourages students to carry on a life-long learning process, integrate business applications within a team environment, and adopt faster interdisciplinary thinking. AU’s Business programs provide students with a solid entrepreneurial education and vast career opportunities. 

BUsiness 2
Acting Dean/ Assistant Professor
Dr. Farid Abdallah
Head of Management/ Professor
Prof. Alper Ertürk
Assistant Professor
Dr. Steven Telford
Associate Professor
Dr. Oualid Abidi
Associate Professor
Dr. Richard Rutter
Assistant Professor
Dr. Faisal Abdulaziz Al Reshaid
Assistant Professor
Dr. Yamen Nissi
Assistant Professor
Dr. Andri Ottesen
Assistant Professor
Dr. Omar AlHussainan
Assistant Professor
Dr. Muath Abdel Qader
Assistant Professor
Dr. Dieter Thom
Assistant Professor
Dr. Wael Dabboussi
Assistant Professor
Dr. Mirna Safi
Assistant Professor
Dr. Bashayer Al Khalifah
Senior Instructor
Rupali Bhagat
Instructor
Sapheya Aftimos
Instructor
Aleksandra Jovanovic
Instructor
May Khafash
Acting Head of Marketing/ Senior Instructor
Marcelle de la Roche
Associate Professor
Dr. Faidon Theofanidis
Assistant Professor
Dr. Doha Saleh Almutawaa
Assistant professor
Dr. Bodour Alshakhss
Assistant Professor
Dr. Laila El-Dabt
Manager - Teaching & Learning/ Senior Instructor
Rola Mourdaa
Senior Instructor
Dania A. El Achmar
Instructor
Fatima Allougman
Instructor
Hamsa Sarhan
Business Management Staff
Acting Dean/ Assistant Professor
Dr. Farid Abdallah
Head of Management/ Professor
Prof. Alper Ertürk
Assistant Professor
Dr. Steven Telford
Associate Professor
Dr. Oualid Abidi
Associate Professor
Dr. Richard Rutter
Assistant Professor
Dr. Faisal Abdulaziz Al Reshaid
Assistant Professor
Dr. Yamen Nissi
Assistant Professor
Dr. Andri Ottesen
Assistant Professor
Dr. Omar AlHussainan
Assistant Professor
Dr. Muath Abdel Qader
Assistant Professor
Dr. Dieter Thom
Assistant Professor
Dr. Wael Dabboussi
Assistant Professor
Dr. Mirna Safi
Assistant Professor
Dr. Bashayer Al Khalifah
Senior Instructor
Rupali Bhagat
Instructor
Sapheya Aftimos
Instructor
Aleksandra Jovanovic
Instructor
May Khafash
Marketing Staff
Acting Head of Marketing/ Senior Instructor
Marcelle de la Roche
Associate Professor
Dr. Faidon Theofanidis
Assistant Professor
Dr. Doha Saleh Almutawaa
Assistant professor
Dr. Bodour Alshakhss
Assistant Professor
Dr. Laila El-Dabt
Manager - Teaching & Learning/ Senior Instructor
Rola Mourdaa
Senior Instructor
Dania A. El Achmar
Instructor
Fatima Allougman
Instructor
Hamsa Sarhan

School of Aviation

As a major sector in industry, the aviation sector contributes to advancing development stimulating the economic cycle, and supporting the development of several area in countries, particularly in terms encouraging investment and promoting trade, culture, and tourism.

The School of Aviation at the Australian University runs accredited Diploma in Aircraft Maintenance Engineering (Mechanical) B1.1 and (Avionics) B2.

The Australian University has expanded its programs in aviation and introduces new diploma programs and bachelor’s programs.

Aviation
Senior Manager - Aviation Training
Abubakr Abusham
Senior Trainer
Rashed Al Askeri
Senior Trainer
Ajith De Silva
Senior Trainer
Maddalla Alenezi
Senior Trainer
Christoforos Pasialakos
Trainer
Nirupam Sarkar
Trainer
Taha Al Falahi
Trainer
Shiju Augustin
Trainer
Abdulaziz M. Jassim
Trainer
Tahah Bin Siraj
Trainer
Mohamed Alawainati
Trainer
Konstantinos Paramatzis
Trainer
Hussien Algudaihi
Trainer
Yousef Al Shorman
Trainer
Naser Al Quraan
Trainer
Naresh Kollu
Trainer
Mohd Bin Omar
Trainer
Idole Ernesta
Trainer
Rajees Kandikkal Puthiya Purayil
Junior Trainer
Bassem Djedi
Junior Trainer
Ali Khlefat
School of Aviation Staff
Senior Manager - Aviation Training
Abubakr Abusham
Senior Trainer
Rashed Al Askeri
Senior Trainer
Ajith De Silva
Senior Trainer
Maddalla Alenezi
Senior Trainer
Christoforos Pasialakos
Trainer
Nirupam Sarkar
Trainer
Taha Al Falahi
Trainer
Shiju Augustin
Trainer
Abdulaziz M. Jassim
Trainer
Tahah Bin Siraj
Trainer
Mohamed Alawainati
Trainer
Konstantinos Paramatzis
Trainer
Hussien Algudaihi
Trainer
Yousef Al Shorman
Trainer
Naser Al Quraan
Trainer
Naresh Kollu
Trainer
Mohd Bin Omar
Trainer
Idole Ernesta
Trainer
Rajees Kandikkal Puthiya Purayil
Junior Trainer
Bassem Djedi
Junior Trainer
Ali Khlefat

English Language Program

The English Language Program prepares students for the future by giving them the necessary skills they need to successfully pursue their studies in the field of their choice.

Head of English Language Program/ Associate Professor
Dr. Abdessattar Mahfoudhi
Senior Instructor
Suzanne Emmerson
Senior Instructor
Rebecca McCloy
Senior Instructor
Fajer Sarhan Al Shammari
Senior Instructor
Nalin Bahuguna
Senior Instructor
Sara Al Shihab
Senior Instructor
Hiba Tayara
Instructor
Tasneem Hasan
Instructor
Lamya Al-Mousa
Instructor
Seyda Hidimoglu
Instructor
Abdullatif Alshatti
Instructor
Dunya L. Alalwani
Instructor
Abdullah Samateh
Instructor
Zainab AlNaki
Instructor
Rayan Al Mutawa
Instructor
Eman Shadouh
Instructor
Andrea Hingston
Instructor
Arwa Al Shaar
Instructor
Bushra Airoud
Instructor
Dina Torkhani
Instructor
Michael McBride
Instructor
Sarah Ashkanani
Instructor
Fatemah Alsayegh
English Language Program Staff
Head of English Language Program/ Associate Professor
Dr. Abdessattar Mahfoudhi
Senior Instructor
Suzanne Emmerson
Senior Instructor
Rebecca McCloy
Senior Instructor
Fajer Sarhan Al Shammari
Senior Instructor
Nalin Bahuguna
Senior Instructor
Sara Al Shihab
Senior Instructor
Hiba Tayara
Instructor
Tasneem Hasan
Instructor
Lamya Al-Mousa
Instructor
Seyda Hidimoglu
Instructor
Abdullatif Alshatti
Instructor
Dunya L. Alalwani
Instructor
Abdullah Samateh
Instructor
Zainab AlNaki
Instructor
Rayan Al Mutawa
Instructor
Eman Shadouh
Instructor
Andrea Hingston
Instructor
Arwa Al Shaar
Instructor
Bushra Airoud
Instructor
Dina Torkhani
Instructor
Michael McBride
Instructor
Sarah Ashkanani
Instructor
Fatemah Alsayegh

Mathematics and Physics Program

It is an important venture, for the Mathematics and Physics Department to undertake the enhancement of Engineering and Business practice through Applied Mathematics and Physics. Since Mathematics is a fundamental tool in Engineering and Business, Engineering study hinges on a strong understanding of various physical phenomena.

The department employed a plethora of strategies to achieve this goal.

Head of Mathematics & Physics/ Professor
Dr. Ahmed Bani-Mustafa
Assistant Professor
Dr. Feras G. Alzubi
Assistant Professor
Dr. Marziyeh Nazari
Assistant Professor
Dr. Sadeq Damrah
Assistant Professor
Dr. Loris Serafino
Assistant Professor
Dr. Rasha Al Jamal
Senior Instructor
Mr. Hasan Mohamed
Senior Instructor
Eng. Enayat Enaya
Instructor
Amin Bilal
Mathematics and Physics Staff
Head of Mathematics & Physics/ Professor
Dr. Ahmed Bani-Mustafa
Assistant Professor
Dr. Feras G. Alzubi
Assistant Professor
Dr. Marziyeh Nazari
Assistant Professor
Dr. Sadeq Damrah
Assistant Professor
Dr. Loris Serafino
Assistant Professor
Dr. Rasha Al Jamal
Senior Instructor
Mr. Hasan Mohamed
Senior Instructor
Eng. Enayat Enaya
Instructor
Amin Bilal