School of Environment & Health Sciences
The world is facing many critical issues that affect both our environment and health. One of the main goals of the School of Environment and Health Sciences is to graduate professionals that are fully prepared to directly face these challenges and demonstrate leadership in finding solutions within their local, national and global communities. The School offers two undergraduate program options: The Bachelor of Science in Environmental Health Management and Bachelor of Science in Health Organization Management. Both programs focus on preparing students for their chosen career paths through a combination of academic and applied learning related to current health and environment concerns. The School's vision is to graduate top environment and health professionals by providing an educational environment recognized for its academic excellent and ethical standards.
Message from the Dean
Welcome to the Canadian University Dubai School of Environment and Health Sciences.
Our School is committed to the cause of helping improve both the Environment and health of people by providing the best means and faculty to educate students, able to perform and manage successfully in fields that are in high demand of qualified professionals. Our faculty, dedicated to the best interest of our students, has the necessary knowledge, skills and abilities to provide them with an excellent education and help them acquire the necessary competencies for a successful career.
The world in General and the United Arab Emirates in particular are in dire need of qualified professionals in the field of Environment and Health Sciences. Professionals that can lead and face the many challenges lying ahead such as endemics, quality and safety in terms of food, water and air, quality of health services, sustainability of effective solutions to the important existing and future issues and many other problems.
The School of Environment and Health Sciences is fully dedicated to fulfill its mission of innovation and education through its research activities and its student centered teaching excellence.
Whatever your goal might be after graduation, starting a career right away, going for graduate studies or joining another program such as Medicine, our School will assist you in developing the proper winning strategies. Be assured our School will stand by you!
Whether you are visitors, potential students, parents, sponsors, students or Alumni I am proud and pleased to welcome you to the School of Environment and Health Sciences. I want to assure you of our full dedication and encourage you to contact us for any information or help you may need. We will make sure to assist you and help you find the answers to your questions.
The Dean's Office, staff and faculty are at your service.
Professor Stefane Mostefa
Dean, School of Environment and Health Sciences
Ms. Aisha Awan
Academic Support Officer/ Lab AssistantRead moreaisha.awan [at] cud.ac.ae+971 4 7096248
Dr. Yassen Alfoteih
Assistant Professor / ChairRead more
Dr. Alfoteih holds a PhD in Environmental Biology from the University of Hohenheim, Germany. He also obtained a High Diploma in postgraduate students (Science) and a Bachelor degree in Agricultural Engineering from the University of Aleppo, Syria.yassen [at] cud.ac.ae+971 4 7096151
Dr. Rami El Khatib
Associate ProfessorRead more
Dr. El Khatib holds a PhD in Biology, specializing in Ecophysiology and Biochemistry, from Rutgers University, New Jersey, USA. He also holds a Master degree in Biology from Rutgers University and a Bachelor degree in Biology from American University of Beirut, Lebanon.rami [at] cud.ac.ae+971 4 7096402
Dr. Stefane Mostafa
Director of School of PG Studies & Dean of the School of Environment and Health SciencesRead more
Dr. Moustafa holds a PhD and Master degree in Psychology from Laval University, Canada, and Bachelor degree in Psychology from Paris V, René Descartes.stefane [at] cud.ac.ae+971 4 7096256
Dr. Ahmad Okasha
Visiting Assistant ProfessorRead morea.okasha [at] cud.ac.ae+971 4 7096219
Mr. Ryan Sisson
Mr. Sisson holds an MSc in Environmental Policy and Planning from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA and a BA with a specialization in Environmental Law, Policy, and Politics from Trent University, Peterborough, Ontario, Canada.ryan [at] cud.ac.ae+971 4 7096171