Prof. Hassan Hamdan Al Alkim
PRESIDENT / PROFESSOR OF POLITICAL SCIENCE
Professor Hassan Hamdan Al Alkim is a UAE national and received his Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from Seattle University, USA, in 1981 with magna cum laude.
Prof. Stephen Wilhite
SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT FOR ACADEMIC AFFAIRS AND STUDENT SUCCESS / PROVOST / PROFESSOR – PSYCHOLOGY
Professor Stephen C. Wilhite currently serves as vice president for academic affairs and student success / provost at the American University of Ras Al Khamiah.
Mr. Basheer Daoud
VICE PRESIDENT - OPERATIONAL EXCELLENCE AND FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT
Mr. Basheer Daoud serves as the Vice President of Operational Excellence and Financial Management at the American University of Ras Al Khaimah (AURAK). He has over 30 years rich experience in finance, internal audit, public accounting and enterprise risk management including 18 years in senior management roles gaining these experiences from across different countries specifically in UAE, Canada, Oman and Yemen.
Mr. Kevin Scott Konecny
ASSOCIATE PROVOST FOR STUDENT AFFAIRS
Kevin S. Konecny serves as the Associate Provost for Student Affairs at the American University of Ras Al Khaimah (AURAK). Konecny has 31 years of higher education experience in the United States and in a number of other countries, including Qatar, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, China, Guam, and the United Kingdom.Read More
Dr. Mohamed Al Zarooni
ASSOCIATE PROVOST FOR RESEARCH AND COMMUNITY SERVICE / ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR - CHEMICAL ENGINEERING
Dr. Mohamed Al Zarooni is an Associate Professor of Chemical Engineering of the Chemical and Petroleum Engineering Department. He is a UAE National from the city of Dubai.
Prof. Joseph Wallis
DEAN - SCHOOL OF BUSINESS / PROFESSOR - MANAGEMENT DEPARTMENT
Professor Joseph L. Wallis currently serves as Dean of the School of Business at the American University of Ras Al Khaimah. Prior to assuming this position, he was a Professor of Economics and Public Administration at the American University of Sharjah (2003-2018) during which time he served as Head of the Department of Management (2005-2016).
Prof. Khalid Hussain
DEAN - SCHOOL OF ENGINEERING / PROFESSOR OF SYSTEMS ENGINEERING
Professor Khalid Hussain is the Dean of the School of Engineering at AURAK. He is also a Professor of Systems Engineering and a Chartered Mechanical Engineer. Prof Hussain joined AURAK after spending 6 years at the Australian University of Wollongong in Dubai as the Dean of the Faculty of Engineering and Information Sciences.
Prof. Hariclea Zengos
DEAN - SCHOOL OF ARTS & SCIENCES / PROFESSOR OF ENGLISH QEP
Professor Hariclea Zengos currently serves as Dean of the School of Arts and Sciences at the American University of Ras Al Khaimah. Prior to assuming this position, she served as senior associate dean for academic affairs and professor-in-residence of English and American Studies at Northwestern University in Qatar.