Dr. Hussein Elmehdi is currently the Dean of Academic Support Services and Associate Professor of Biomedical Physics at the University of Sharjah, Sharjah, UAE. He obtained his PhD in 2001 from the University of Manitoba, Canada in Biomedical Physics. Dr. Elmehdi has been very active in program development, accreditation, course development, course evaluation and assessment tools. In addition to his research in Biomedical Physics, Dr. Elmehdi has been involved in developing several teaching and learning programs, especially those involving the implementation of Information Technology (IT) tools in teaching and learning in postsecondary education. Dr. Elmehdi has over 50-refereed publications in high impact factor journals, well-known international conferences and book chapters as well as two registered patents. For his hard work and dedication, Dr. Elmehdi has received several excellence awards and recognitions in research, teaching and community services.