Dr. Tiziano Aglieri Rinella

Associate Professor / Department Chair - Interior Design,
College of Design

Tiziano Aglieri Rinella (b. 1971), architect, Ph.D., is Associate Professor of Architecture and Interior Design at American University in the Emirates (Dubai). Previously, he has been teaching as Assistant professor at the Faculty of Arts of IULM University in Milan (2009-2015) and at Al Ghurair University in Dubai (fall 2015-winter 2018). Former MARC 2002 fellow (Alvar Aalto Academy) and awarded the Le Corbusier Foundation grant (2002-2003), his scholarly interests have a special focus on the heritage of the Modern Movement in architecture and in interior design trends for hospitality and exhibition design. He is UNESCO consultant in the Middle East. Author of more than 50 publications amongst books and articles, he is a frequent speaker at international conferences.

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Dr. Chadi Rachid Chamoun

Associate Professor / Dean

Dr. Tiziano Aglieri Rinella

Associate Professor / Department Chair - Interior Design

Ms. Shlagha Agarwal

Assistant Professor / Department Chair - Fashion Design

Ms. Ashley Williams

Assistant Professor / Department Chair - Digital Animation

Mr. Wameedh Jamil

Visiting - Assistant Professor / Department Chair - Graphic Design

Dr. Arafat Al Naim

Associate Professor

Dr. Toufic Haidamous

Assistant Professor

Mr. Rahul Malpure

Assistant Professor

Ms. Agnes Chris

Assistant Professor

Ms. Ghada Mohamad

Assistant Professor

Mr. Neven Mihic

Assistant Professor

Ms. Taj Kachaamy


Mr. Darren Herbert

Instructor / CDES Foundation Courses Coordinator