Dr. Adel Zairi
Dean of Academic Operations, Higher Colleges of Technology, UAE
Dr. Adel Zairi is currently A Dean of Academic Operations at The Higher Colleges of Technology, UAE where he is based in their Fujairah Campuses. Prior to joining the Higher Colleges of Technology, he was active in industry before transitioning full time into Academia. He has been with The Higher Colleges of Technology since 2016.
Dr Adel has experience as an Assistant Professor in Quality Management and in Higher Education Academic Administration where he has held multiple roles. Asides from his expertise in Quality, Dr. Adel is active and passionate in industry collaboration and entrepreneurship.
He is a graduate of the University of Nottingham where he graduated with honors in Management, before pursuing postgraduate studies in The University of Central Florida. He holds a PhD in Quality Culture from the University of Salford in Manchester, UK.