Ms. Ghada Mohamad, M.ARCH

Assistant Professor, College of Design

Area of Research interest

  1. Social Effects of Architectural Design in Islamic Societies.
  2. Architecture and Interior Design as Part of the Cultural Identity.
  3. Social Issues in Urban Design.

Projects & Grants


Professional Achievements, Creative Works, Exhibitions & Shows

  • Steering Committee Member for 4rd AUE Student Competition, 2020.

Journal Articles, Book, Book Chapters, Magazine Articles, Other Publications

  • Haidamous, T.; Mohamad, G. (2021). World Expos: Architecture, Ideology and Cultural Identity In L. J. Mataruna-Dos-Santos (Ed.), Expectations of Legacies and Footprints: The case of Expo 2020 Dubai. Rio de Janeiro, Brazil: Engenho.

Conference Presentations:

  • Mohamad, G. (2020). Privacy in Islamic Eschatology and the Journey to the Divine. Oral presentation and published in conference proceedings. ACERP, Tokyo.
  • Mohamad, G. (2020). Privacy as a Design Element in Traditional Emirati House and Attire. Oral presentation and publish in conference proceedings. 4th AUE International Research Conference, American University in the Emirates. Postponed due to Coronavirus crisis.
  • Mohamad, G. (2020). Dubai’s Booming Housing Projects: Disruption in the City’s Cultural Identity. Oral presentation and publish in conference proceedings. Cumulus, Roma 2020 Conference. Postponed due to Coronavirus crisis.

Research-related development:

  • Workshop on “A Follow-Up Workshop on Publishing Opportunities: Meet the Guest Editor!”, AUE, Dubai. October 2019.