Ahmed Mokhtar is the Associate Dean, Associate Professor and the director of Graduate Programs at the American University of Sharjah, School of Architecture, Art and Design, UAE.

Ahmed Mokhtar’s area of teaching and research relates to the technical aspects of architecture, including building sciences, environmental control systems, building construction systems and building information management. Before joining AUS, he taught at Illinois Institute of Technology. Prior to academia, he worked as an architect with a large Middle East consultant and he continues to provide consulting to international architecture offices. Dr. Mokhtar is a LEED® Accredited Professional and an expert in green buildings.