Dr. Nicholas Dimmitt
Dr. nicholas dimmitt Associate Professor Humanities And Social Sciences

Contact Information
nicholas.dimmitt@ku.ac.ae +971 2 312 3458


Dr. Nicholas Dimmitt was a faculty member at the Asian Institute of Technology in Thailand for 16 years before joining Khalifa University in 2011. He has been selected as an Ambassador for the UAE/Stanford Innovation & Entrepreneurship National Curriculum Project and has completed a number of I&E Professional Development courses at Stanford University.

He is the KU coordinator for the mandatory Fundamentals of Innovation & Entrepreneurship course and is Board Secretary to the I&E Masters of Science Advisory Board.

Dr Dimmitt is also an editorial review board member for the Athens Journal of Education.

  • Fundamentals of Innovation & Entrepreneurship (CHEM471)
  • Leadership by Design (LTCM340)
  • Public Speaking (HUMA220)
  • Seminar in Research Methods (ECCE681)
  • Special Topics in Bussiness St (BUSS395)

Affiliated Research Institutes/Centers
  • Emirates ICT Innovation Center (EBTIC)
  • Petroleum Institute

Research Interests
  • Entrepreneur Innovation & Creativity
  • Design Thinking for Entrepreneurs, Career & Life