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Dr. Esra AlDhaen

Executive Director Ahlia University BahrainQA and Accreditation


Holds a Doctorate from Brunel University London, in the area of Strategic decisions and quality in the context of Higher Education, currently an Executive Director of Quality Assurance and Accreditation as well as  Assistant Professor at Ahlia University Bahrain. Appointed external reviewer and conducted various QA reviews as part of Oman Academic Accreditation Authority (OAAA) and Bahrain Quality Assurance (BQA) for National Qualification Framework validation. An expert in strategic planning, measurement and evaluation   for higher   education   including   assessment of internal   and   external environment.   Published   various   research in   the   area   of   strategy,  quality management and teaching and learning. A Principle Fellow of Higher Education Academy and expert in curriculum review, design and mapping to the National Qualification Framework, enabled AU to place its qualifications on NQF Bahrain, which leaded the university for a promising future.



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