Ahmed Radwan

Ahmed Radwan

Dean, College of Health Professions

Ahmed Radwan
Contact Info:
Campus: McNichols Campus
Building: Health Professions Facility
Phone: 313-993-2454
Ahmed Radwan
Areas of Expertise:
Motion analysis
Physical therapy


Dr. Ahmed Radwan, PhD, DPT, CPE, MBA is dean of the College of Health Professions, as well as a professor. He has more than a quarter-century of teaching experience, with a focus on evidence-based practice, musculoskeletal rehabilitation and movement science.

A physical therapist (PT) and a certified professional ergonomist (CPE), Dr. Radwan is the founder and director of the Center for Ergonomic Analysis and Research (CEAR). He earned bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degrees from Cairo University in Egypt and an MBA and doctor of physical therapy degree from Utica University.

His research interests include ergonomics and motion analysis, and he has more than 100 publications and national and international presentations in his field. He taught in higher education for 26 years before coming to Detroit Mercy – 13 years at Cairo University and 13 years at Utica University – and he enjoys serving as a consultant for certain medical cases.

When he isn’t working, Radwan enjoys ping-pong, soccer and playing piano.