Director’s Profile2

Solid researcher: with numerous publications in high-quality academic journals, book chapters, conference proceedings, international and national roles as journal reviewer and referee on academic journals, Managing Editor of various international journals, presentations at national and international conferences.

Qualitative and quantitative research design and analysis experience. Development and design of industry training modules in leadership, team dynamics, quality management, business excellence, and six sigma, and managing service quality in the health sector from a business sustainability perspective.

Extensive international academic and industry experience with a flare of innovation: Egypt, Saudi Arabia, Lebanon, Cyprus, Dubai and New Zealand including various consultancy work on quality auditing, curriculum development, workshops and conference organisation for overseas organisations.

Enthusiastic, commitment to achieving goals, highly motivated, motivator, positive spin on things type of person who is passionate about people and how to enhance their lifelong learning experience through the utilisation of blended learning techniques utilising up-to-date technology [e.g. mobile learning, ePortfolios and incorporating social networking (wikis, blogs and online discussion forums) in the learning environment] as well as latest teaching pedagogy armed with research that feeds into my learning and development philosophy with the aim of continuous improvement.