Dr. Toufic Mezher
Prof. toufic mezher Professor & Acting Associate Dean of Undergraduate Studies Industrial And Systems Engineering

Contact Information
toufic.mezher@ku.ac.ae +971 2 312 4245

Biography

Dr. Toufic Mezher is a Professor of Industrial and Systems Engineering at Khalifa University of Science and Technology (KUST) since 2017. Before Joining KUST, he was a Professor of Engineering Systems and Management at Masdar Institute of Science and Technology (2008-2016) and Professor of Engineering Management at the American University in Beirut from 1992 to 2007.  He earned a BS in Civil Engineering from University of Florida, and a Master and ScD in Engineering Management from George Washington University in 1988 and 1992 respectively.  Research Interests include Energy Strategy and Policy; Technology Strategy, Entrepreneurship and Innovation; Knowledge Management, and Sustainable Development.


Education
  • The George Washington University, Washington, D.C. Doctor of Science in Artificial Intelligence and Human Factors, September 1992.
  • The George Washington University, Washington, D.C. Master of Engineering Administration, September 1987.
  • University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida Bachelor of Science Civil Engineering, December 1982.

Teaching
  • Technology Strategy
  • Management of Technology and Innovation
  • Entrepreneurship
  • and Sustainable Development

Affiliated Research Institutes/Centers

Research
Research Interests
  • Energy Strategy and Policy
  • Sustainable Development
  • Knowledge Economy
  • Technology strategy, Entrepreneurship and Innovation, Knoweldge Economy and National Innovation systems


Research Staff and Graduate Students:

Students
Amani Aljneibi MSc
Mariam Almaazmi MSc
Shahad Alhosani MSc
Amal Alkindi PhD
Dalal Mohammed Almansoori PhD
Issa Zaiter PhD
Maryam Abdulqader Alkhalifi PhD