Dr. Alaa Mushtaha

Dr. Alaa Mushtaha

Assistant Professor / Director of Innovation & Lifelong Learning (Ryada)
College of Business Administration

prof-image Dr Alaa Mushtaha is an Assistant Professor of Healthcare Management at the American University in the Emirates. He has an extensive experience in healthcare, consultation, and academia and has worked at several colleges and universities in the United Arab Emirates. In addition, Dr Mushtaha has held various leadership positions in multinational healthcare organizations to oversee operations, strategic planning, and performance measurement.

Dr. Mushtaha holds a DBA with a specialization in Business Administration from the United Arab Emirates University (UAEU) and a master's degree in Healthcare Management from the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland (RCSI) with a bachelor's degree in Medical Laboratories.

The research interests of Dr. Mushtaha are related to Balanced Scorecard (BSC) implementation, Critical Success Factors (CSFs), Organizational Performance, Total Quality Management (TQM), Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR), Innovation, and Strategic Management.

Dr Mushtaha’s future research interests pertain to the innovation of BSC implementation and defining its critical success factors in the healthcare sector. He is an advocate for BSC implementation in the healthcare sector in the United Arab Emirates and has participated in several international conferences in the United Kingdom, Turkey, and the United Arab Emirates.

In addition to teaching, research, and healthcare experience, Dr. Mushtaha is also highly dedicated to community development.


Asma Salman

Prof. Asma Salman

Professor / Dean

Prof. Munther Momany

Professor / Program Director - Master of Business Administration

Dr. Sung Cropped

Dr. Sung IL Hong

Assistant Professor / Program Director - Master of Sports Management

Dr. Azzam Hannoon

Associate Professor / Department Chair of Accounting and Finance

Dr. Nikolina Ljepava

Assistant Professor / Department Chair of Management

Dr. Edyta Skibińska

Assistant Professor / Specialization Coordinator - Hospital and Healthcare Management

Dr. Mohammad Alsmairat

Assistant Professor / Specialization Coordinator - Logistics and Supply Chain Management

Dr. Riad Al Chami

Assistant Professor / Specialization Coordinator - E-commerce and Marketing

Dr. Samer Kobrossy

Assistant Professor / Specialization Coordinator - Business Management

Dr. Tamara Mohammad

Assistant Professor / Specialization Coordinator - Human Resource Management

Dr. Yasmine Essafi

Assistant Professor / Specialization Coordinator - Accounting, Finance, Insurance and Risk Management

Dr. Alaa Mushtaha

Assistant Professor / Director of Innovation & Lifelong Learning (RYADA)

Dr. Abdulkarim Dahan

Associate Professor

Dr Ahmed Al-Omush

Associate Professor

Dr. Nasser Easa

Associate Professor

Dr. Bassel Kassem

Assistant Professor

Dr. Ilija Stojanovic

Assistant Professor

Dr. Khaled Bataineh

Assistant Professor

Dr. Mohammed Eldahamsheh

Assistant Professor

Dr. Mona Hammad

Assistant Professor

Dr. Rabeb Ben Abdallah

Assistant Professor

Dr. Tahar Tayachi

Assistant Professor

Dr. Tatyana Gibbs

Assistant Professor

Dr Sharafat Hussain

Dr. Sharafat Hussain

Assistant Professor

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