Shabaya

Dr. Raid Al-Aomar

Director of Master of Engineering Management
Professor of Industrial Engineering 

Email: raid.alaomar@adu.ac.ae

Educational Background


  • Ph.D. in Industrial Engineering, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI, USA.2000
  • M.Sc. in Manufacturing Engineering, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI, USA.1996
  • B.Sc. in Industrial Engineering, University of Jordan, Amman, Jordan1993

Mini Bio

Areas of Competence

  • Operations Research, Simulation Modeling, Simulation-based optimization.
  • Quality Engineering, Quality Management, Quality Standards, and Lean Six Sigma.
  • Operations Management, Project Management, Supply Chain Management.

EMPLOYMENT HISTORY

  • Professor, Abu Dhabi University, UAE. 2013-Now
  • Associate Professor, Abu Dhabi University, UAE. 2010-2013
  • Associate Professor, Jordan Univ. of Science & Technology, Jordan.2007-2008
  • Assistant Professor, Jordan Univ. of Science & Technology, Jordan.2002-2007
  • Teaching and Research Assistant, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI, USA.1996-2000

Research & Scholarly activities

  • Recipient of several research grants from the Qatar National Research Fund, Jordan Univ. of Science & Technology, and Wayne State University.
  • Supervised several Master Degree students at Jordan Univ. of Science technology.
  • Authored or co-authored over 50 technical publications in refereed journals and conference proceedings in addition to a John-Wiley book.
  • Reviewer for several IE and Engineering Management journals and conferences.

Consultancy & Industry Experience

  • Consultant for several engineering projects in Jordan and USA.
  • Facilitated many local and regional workshops on Project Management, Six Sigma, Logistics, Production Planning, Inventory Control, and Data Analysis.
  • Over 10 years of industry experience in Jordan and in the Automotive Industry in USA.

Membership of Scientific & Professional Societies

  • Institute of Industrial Engineers (IIE), USA.
  • Society of Manufacturing Engineers (SME), USA.
  • Jordan Engineers Association (JEA).