College / Department

Teaching areas

Supply chain management, maintenance engineering and management, production planning and inventory management, Operations Research, facilities planning, Quality Control

Research areas

Supply chain management, production planning and inventory control, risk management in product development, maintenance management


PhD, Georgia Institute of Technology, USA 1988
MSc, Georgia Institute of Technology, USA, 1984
BSc, Ecole Nationale d’Ingenieurs de Tunis, Tunisia, 1983

Professional experience

American University of Sharjah, UAE, 2016 to present
King Fahd University of Petroleum & Minerals, Saudi Arabia, 1989 -2016


Senior Member of the Institute of Industrial Engineers; Member of APICS: Operations Management Society; Member ISM: Institute of Supply Management;Member of the International Institute for Innovation, Industrial Engineering and Entrepreneurship
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