Prof Khalid Hussain
Dean, Faculty of Engineering and Information Sciences
Engineering and Information Sciences
+971 4 278 1930
Professor Hussain is the Dean of the Faculty of Engineering and Information Sciences and a Professor in Systems Engineering. He has more than 25 years of teaching, research and industrial experience. His professional and academic expertise lies within the area of leadership and management in learning, teaching and research within the higher education. He has significant experience in curriculum development and in quality assurance and enhancement.
- PhD, Loughborough University, United Kingdom
- BSc, Manchester Metropolitan University, United Kingdom
Professor Hussain has published over 50 articles in reputable journals, and refereed conferences.He has supervised the completion of more than 13 PhDs, 6 MPhils and 60 MSc Students. He was successful in generating industrial funding from Ford Motor Company, Hyundai Motor Company, Honda Motor Company, Hilti GB, Cummins Turbochargers, Thames Waters, and Yorkshire Innovation Funds.
Professor Hussain’s research expertise lies in the areas of Dynamics and Control of Structural Systems, Environmental Water Flow and Management, and Applied Mathematical Modelling.
Professor Hussain is a Chartered Mechanical Engineer, a Chartered Mathematician, a member of the UK Institution of Mechanical Engineers and the Institution of Mathematics and its Applications. He is also a member of the UKQAA Institutional Reviewers Committee. Prior to joining UOWD, Professor Hussain was the Head of the School of Engineering at the University of Bradford in UK.
- Leadership and Management
- Curriculum Development
- Quality Assurance and Enhancement