Meet our Mechanical Engineering Academics

Our academics are highly qualified and are based in Dubai to deliver our quality degree programmes and support our exceptional student body. 

Farrukh_cropDr Farrukh Hafeez B.Eng, MSc, PhD, CEng MIMechE

Farrukh Hafeez is the Programme Director for the Undergraduate Mechanical Engineering programme and also a lecturer in the Department of Mechanical Engineering. He completed his PhD in Mechanical Engineering at the University of Manchester and received an MSc with distinction from UMIST.                                                                                
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Majid_cropDr Majid Malboubi PhD

Majid Malboubi is a lecturer in Mechanical Engineering. He applies the principles of mechanics and design micro-tolls to unravel the physics underlying cellular processes and to understand how cells interact with their surroundings. He completed his PhD at the University of Birmingham.
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Elias_cropDr Elias Tsoutsanis PhD, MEng, FHEA

Elias Tsoutsanis is a lecturer in Mechanical Engineering. He graduated with an honours MEng degree in Aerospace Engineering from the University of Liverpool, and a PhD from Cranfield. He specialises in gas turbine performance simulation, control, diagnostics and prognostics.
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