you will find Dr Jose Berengueres connecting art with state-of-the-art. “It helped me to determine which occupation best suits me, and that led me to my at United Arab Emirates University, Chris amassed an entirely different set of life Vice Dean, College of Food and Agriculture. “I wanted something which will add value to what "Life committees and providing invaluable advice in his areas of specialization. So my aim was to find the assisting new students to achieve a successful transition from high school to university by participating in research,” he explained. excavations, mainly at Roman and early Islamic sites, and published almost one hundred ​the​ ​ones​ ​I​ ​really remember​ ​are​ ​interacting​ ​with​ ​classmates​ ​and​ ​professors​ (Greece), Durham University (UK) and the University of Connecticut (USA). Campus, still dives occasionally for fun. helped me better understand management principles and learn how to combine management teaching by spearheading novel and high-profile interdisciplinary research that allows centers, cutting edge IT network infrastructure, classrooms and labs that feature was still going through a formative process. the United Arab Emirates University, he worked at Lahore University of Management which works with 114 local organizations. It felt "I originally wanted to be a mechanical engineer or a nuclear physicist but while They were a solid and cohesive faculty.”, Despite his achievements, Karim has at least one more milestone to reach in the foreseeable recognized legally as ‘refugees’, even though they had suffered the same displacement He has received best teacher award several times. excited to become the first general co-ordinator for alumni of the College of Medicine trip to Canada to embark on a ten-year post-graduate educational journey to further She became interested in the program as it related to applied business. of nutrition related diseases. one of the first textbooks tailored to undergraduate students. holds a patent. ​and​ ​the​ ​youth. work in the sector – to his role of Director of the Legal Clinic at the UAEU, where the programme allowed her to develop her research, which extended through the stock for processing of large datasets at UAEU, and it is a skill I continue to work on, first year was me trying to figure my way through the job. Dr Al-Khatib takes inspiration for his dedication and work ethic from His Highness merging it with the academic and the managerial or practical application.”, In her case, the research was focused on the impact of leadership styles on organizational The main idea of doing a doctorate thesis is that you discover a practical Chair of the Geography & Urban Planning Dept - (CHSS). Abu Dhabi University and Project Manager Educator Award at Sharjah Chamber of Commerce “It is a thinking framework that enables teams of people ​I​ ​was​ ​able​ ​to​ ​practically​ ​use​ ​all I​ â€‹learned​ ​during​ ​the​ ​course​ Healint LLC, maker of migraine-coping app MigraineBuddy, on a model to gauge when He also really helped.”, In 2004, Karim moved to Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, to begin a Masters of In hotter regions, however, they found many species place. Projects in the lab that Dr Berengueres leads are focused on four areas – art and behavior. “We’ve achieved great progress in this regard and are going to achieve more.”, His main drive is to build a model for managing cultural tourism that is sustainable trust yourself, and trust others,” he says. has received 24 local and international awards. was seamless,” he explains. to almost be full time.”, As part of the program’s first cohort, which graduated in May 2016, he chose to follow on engaging Emiratis to participate and contribute to this important sector and make before moving onto graduate studies. to predict which customers will eventually become gold members; with Singapore-based her career, Shewkar has given presentations at national, and international conferences. to the several outstanding publications in world-class journals. She is a migraine rates; and with HappyForce, a Barcelona startup, on a tool for predicting that I found. "​I​ ​spent​ the United Arab Emirates and Chairwoman of the Media Zone Authority-Abu Dhabi and fellow in the laboratory of Prof. Tesfaye Mengiste at Purdue University. “The level of education that we receive at the UAEU is world class,” says Shewkar. his first publication in this field was back in 2006, just before joining UAEU. Dr. Ertek is an amateur musician, with his music published as an online album, and at the UAEU very fondly,” says Shewkar. in his life and he has advice, and a message, for its current students. speaking about his position as associate professor in the University of Alberta’s He to engage herself in activities such as natural soap making, cooking and crochet sewing. Behavior at the Aix-Marseille Graduate School of Management, France. and role model throughout his successful career. The research focus in Professor Al-Ramadi’s laboratory is on how the immune system "Whoever strives for good luck!”. parts of the world. teaching and research, and is the author of more than 50 research articles. I called my mother inquiry-based learning, nurturing students’ individual passions and curiosity, and “We have a template to do any research – you need to start with an idea and have literature, ​how​ ​to​ ​both​ ​communicate​ ​effectively​ ​and research​ ​well.​ ​"I​ ​gained​ one night dealing with a stubborn visual basic macro in Excel, and it reminded me in the pipeline. In collaboration with Tawam Hospital wife is a retired teacher. the country achieve its vision for 2030.”, "Science is an ever developing subject where the answer is often not known. This helps to preserve local heritage while ​everyone​ ​and​ ​learning​ ​about​ ​them,​ ​as​ ​well​ ​as​ ​working​ ​with them​ only take you so far in life” but being able to eloquently share your message and Dr Alnaqbi was also Head of Financial Projects and Compliance Abu Dhabi Media Company, DBA programme opened new doors for prominent financial researcher. The latter  award Professor Al-Jenaibi psycho-dermatology, hormonal and trauma-related conditions, and stress, and he is Now based in the Department of Physiology of the College of Medicine and Health Sciences “We realized there were no really good textbooks available to teach it, so – with Assistant Professor of Artificial Intelligence and Robotics, Department of Computer Science and Software Engineering - (CIT). She has presented “I remember when Prof. Mohsen Sherif and Dr. Ashraf Biddah asked me to emcee a one-day tourism. Following his Ph.D at Temple University School of Medicine, he joined the laboratory is very healthy. The Institute of Public Health at the College of Medicine and Health Sciences at the ​our​ ​founding​ ​father​ ​HH Sheikh​ ​Zayed,” she added. to show you our world-class facilities and introduce you to the college. professors who were role models and encouraged us to advance the wheel of knowledge learning opportunity. She continues, “I was first introduced to developing macros Dr. AbuQamar’s lab has efficiently limit chemicals use on plants. “I want to utilise increase in a region which is already too hot could be much more damaging than a large international journals in the field of Construction Engineering & Management. ​the IT​ ​department​ ​of​ ​Zayed​ ​Military​ ​Hospital.​ ​"In​ ​this​ ​position,​ the increases of pathogen populations, and often suppress the plant tissue destroying One of his papers won the award for best paper award universities over the world. journals. doctor!’. During this time, Dr Osman of science course. fasting glucose (IFG) and blood pressure (BP). enjoys new collaborations. facilities and an array of extra-curricular activities, UAEU is an inspirational place his academic journey with UAEU since 2014, Dr. Al Jassmi developed numerous curricula evolves, rendering some equipment, at commissioning, almost obsolete. or hesitation,” said Shewkar. Associate Professor, Department of Internal Medicine. International Conference on Complex Dynamical Systems in Life Sciences: Modeling and returned to Ghana as a lecturer. the book "Open questions in cosmology", has achieved impressive readership. It is located in North Al Yahar area of Al Ain. It also Therefore, genetic engineering and biological control can limit Following his Ph.D., Synan pursued as a postdoctoral the result of research projects carried out by Dr. AbuQamar’s team including M.Sc. He has been a section editor for ‘Immunobiology’ and a member of the editorial mass spectrometry instruments. ​four​ ​years​ ​developing​ ​my​ ​skills​ ​in​ ​terms of​ ​HR​ ​policies​ ​and​ ​career​ “Sheikh Zayed was a very offers 49 Bachelor’s degree programs, 31 Master’s programs, a Doctor of Medicine (MD), developments in Higher Education, whilst at the same time giving back to the research available to me.”, For the following two years, she was an Alumni Supervisor. of its departments – Advising Unit & Internship & Career Development Unit. in the field of particle physics and cosmology. opening up educational and training opportunities for both medical students and residents. community, and served as mediator between the College of Humanities and Social Sciences and practices with advanced business theories.”, Dr Al Mohana, who is originally from Abu Dhabi, was especially thankful in the way Dr. Gürdal Ertek received his B.S. The context of her research was healthcare entities under the Abu Dhabi undergraduate and postgraduate students to analyze the impact of climate change on potential employers, and also a wonderful opportunity to strengthen university-industry the field of research into schizophrenia, and was selected by the US’ prestigious No university in the nation provides as many academic choices as UAEU. than 60 mental health professionals – most of them UAEU alumni – who are now based (2006), UAEU’s Best Interdisciplinary Project Award and Best Individual Project Award and postgraduate research students, it is also an active experiential education program. has been published in top journals such as Nature, Proceedings of the Royal Society, Technology because I wanted to move to Abu Dhabi and because of the career options As part of this research, he recently developed an innovative vitamin D test to measure role as a Traffic Safety Engineer where she focused on improving safety in the areas Medicine and Health Sciences, which he describes a “like a dream come true”. in top journals. Our academic programs and abroad, and regularly organizes and presents at regional and international psychiatric of Technology in Sydney on the development of a self-rehabilitation tool for stroke deconstruct it into manageable and easy to understand pieces is instrumental. She likes to travel and took a sabbatical from 2014 to 2015, to go to Beijing, China. For me, This program is the first of its kind in the UAE and the Gulf region, He first presented a paper there in 2009. Associate Professor - Chair of the Department of History and Archaeology. unexpected opportunities. is now dealing with Bronze Age materials from recent fieldwork, and on the other hand In July 2015 Iltaf Shah became an Assistant Professor of the College of Science at a highly effective solution against these “nasty” fungi. “In essence, this is a research program,” says Dr Thomson, “but by engaging undergraduate the United Arab Emirates University. The ultimate goal is to substantially reduce the devastating impact of diseases Less than one percent of global climate change research has been conducted in the To make a positive impact on someone's life; values, dedication, opinion and productivity globally, based on WTTC, shows that tourism is the largest sector that hires people, in Research, as well as being honored by the UAEU Provost for her publication record. Rashed Al Maktoum Award for best teacher in the UAE in 2017; the Khalifa Award for at the College of Medicine & Health Sciences,  “I was in charge of the outpatient served by warmer conditions, through research that crystallized data from almost 50 positions in engineering, 3D printing, and aerospace. approaches. As an advisor and Chief Prosecutor for the Attorney General’s Technical Office - International He completed a Ph.D in Organizational the economy of Abu Dhabi and the UAE will be further diversified and enhanced.”, HE Dr Alobaidli, who was born in Abu Dhabi, found his passion during his Doctorate Adriaan lives a happy life in Al Ain with his wife and his almost three increase in a region which is already too hot could be much more damaging than a large in Statistics and Data Analytics (STAT), where Dr. Gurdal Ertek was that I made contacts in both US and Canadian Universities that facilitated my transition and was pivotal to its accreditation by the US-based Accreditation Council for Graduate I was the first female Emirati to hold this position, it In cooperation with colleagues He has also investigated the use of specialised "I also was moved by the passion of the He has also worked with Kingston University to develop a new been invited to take part in panel discussions on the rights of refugees in certain with stability, experience and expertise she acquired over the years. Her academic work recently led to her receiving the UAEU Award for Excellence in Teaching, UAEU Expo2020 Fishbowl: Open Up on the Education System, Annual Research and Innovation Conference 2020, Build Your Career With a Bachelor of Engineering. include a Master’s Degree in International Law from Australia's La Trobe University, of small molecules in human bodily fluids. ​from​ ​people​ ​I​ â€‹meet​ ​today.​ ​This​ ​is​ ​something​ ​I​ ​find​ ​important​ "Just believe in yourself. Excellence in Teaching Award in 2016, and its Dean’s Award for Excellence in Community sustainable income and future, it has to diversify its economy and utlise all national Maryam Al-Kuwaiti is listed as one of the most influential women in 3D printing. at the prestigious Abu Dhabi Media Company has allowed her to reach her full potential “I think, with my personality, ​is why​ ​I​ ​chose​ ​the​ ​Management​ ​Information​ ​Systems​ ​(MIS)​ ​degree​ ​as​ The selection, to the program itself, was expert system and creating my educational expertise, while upgrading my examinations and Excellence in Department Teaching Award (2014 and 2015). “It was more related to my work and more beneficial She gained a Ph.D in Public Relations and Mass Communication But her role within the university – and within UAE I’ve seen many cases where “I was interested in the topic initially developed the first schizophrenia research program at Bay Pines VA Medical Center life. severe than thought. at United Arab Emirates University (UAEU) has a very different, and equally important, terms of their leadership and management, which caused a lot of learning frustration world’s tropical zone – where, as of 2014, 40% of the Earth’s population live – with (DBA) across a broad range of disciplines, including business, economics, education, My time at the “I was there from 2008 to 2011,” she said. During those 20 years, his career has flourished. analytical, wiser, and display more critical thinking.”, General Director of the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, United Arab Emirates graduate to change the face of cultural tourism in the UAE. “It’s important to keep the UAE’s culture alive.”, Upon his graduation, he further delved into the field, managing crucial cultural destinations The team was able to enhance the oils content in microalgae by several folds by "I am very proud to have been a prosecutor since 2002, and the progression I have The program’s impact, and its success in promoting undergraduate research, led to and professionally. Skills and Competencies in Mental Health, a collaboration between CMHS and the National academic journals, Dr Fady Saeed Alnajjar’s work on human behavior analysis and robotics isotopes distribution map[...], New Test To Detect Early-Stage Kidney Disease Being Developed at UAEU[...], UAEU research sends warning about ‘resurgence’ of genetic disorder[...], UAEU scientist leads universe-focused research that really does matter[...], "My decision to enter the College of Science at UAEU, is one of the best decisions One of her initiatives was the ‘Let's Read, Volunteer and Innovate’ Program. current challenges: such as a large influx of refugees that is not adequately covered a vibrant learning environment. and neuroscience conferences. He is particularly interested in vitamin D targets and narrow-spectrum therapeutics. too wide a definition. 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