Shabaya

Mrs.Rubina Qureshi

UAE and GCC Society Course Coordinator
Instructor of Sociology

Tel #: +97125015614

Email: rubina.qureshi@adu.ac.ae

Educational Background

  • MEd with specialization in Sociology, Aga khan University, Pakistan 1998
  • B.A. in Sociology, Political science and Islamic education, Karachi University, Pakistan 1994
  • H.Sc. , St. Lawrence’s girls college, Karachi Pakistan 1992

Mini Bio

AREAS OF COMPETENCE

  • Sociology
  • General Education
  • Teacher Education
  • Curriculum Design and Development
  • Learning Outcomes Assessment
  • Qualitative Research

EMPLOYMENT HISTORY

  • Senior Instructor and Coordinator of GCC and UAE Society Abu Dhabi University, UAE 2014
  • Instructor and Coordinator Abu Dhabi University, UAE 2010
  • Head Professional Development, AKES, Tajikistan 2004 – 2007
  • Instructor, Institute for Educational Development, Aga Khan University Karachi, Pakistan 2001-2004
  • Academic Development Teacher, Aga Khan Education Service, Pakistan 1998 - 2001
  • Teacher and Coordinator, Aga Khan Education Service, Pakistan 1992 – 1998

TEACHING

  • Senior Instructor of UAE and GCC Society September 2014- 2015
  • Senior Instructor of Study Skills Honors program September 2014- 2015
  • Instructor and Coordinator of UAE and GCC Society February 2013- 2014
  • Instructor of University Study Skills (UNS 100): Abu Dhabi University, UAE September 2013- 2014
  • Instructor and Coordinator of UAE and GCC Society February 2012- 2013
  • Instructor and Coordinator of UAE and GCC Society September 2012- 2013
  • Instructor and Coordinator of UAE and GCC Society February 2011- 2012
  • Instructor and Coordinator of UAE and GCC SocietySeptember 2011- 2012
  • Instructor and Coordinator of UAE and GCC Society (SOC 201): Abu Dhabi University, UAE Feb 2010 – 2011
  • part time instructor of UAE and GCC Society (SOC 201): Abu Dhabi University, UAE July 2009 – January 2010

RESEARCH & SCHOLARLY ACTIVITIES

  • Participated in 2014 Assessment Collaboration Conference Livetext, Inc.Chicago, IL
  • Qureshi, R.; Nair, S. (conference proceedings to be published) Parent University Partnership 3rd World Conference On Design, Arts And Education – 2014 02 - 03 May 2014 - Dubrovnik – Croatia
  • Qureshi, R.; Nair, S. (conference proceedings to be published) The role of Higher Education in Emerging Knowledge Society 3rd World Conference On Design, Arts And Education – 2014 02 - 03 May 2014 - Dubrovnik – Croatia
  • Wildman, J; Qureshi, R.; Salazar, M.; Salas, E. (2014) in R.L. Griffith etal. (eds.) Internationalizing the curriculum in Organizational Psychology, DOI 10.1007/978-1-4614-9402-7_4, © Springer Science+Business Media, LLC 2014
  • Third award: The Chancellor’s Innovation Award 2011- 2012 – Making a Difference on “passport to Success”, Abu Dhabi University, UAE.
  • Recipient of research grant - University of Central Florida on Fatalism and interpersonal trust in a collaborative work context 2011
  • Recipient of research grant - College of Research and Graduate Studies (CRGS) Abu Dhabi University on a research project Social Change and the Survival of cultural heritage 2012
  • 2013 April second international conference: presented Role of Higher education in emerging knowledge society, Abu Dhabi University, Abu Dhabi UAE.
  • 2013 April second international conference: presented Social change and survival of cultural heritage: a qualitative research, Abu Dhabi University, Abu Dhabi UAE.
  • 2012,July attended RC33 Eighth International Conference on Social Science Methodology Click here.
  • 2012, June the First Abu Dhabi University Annual Research Conference, presented a research paper on Fatalism and interpersonal trust in a collaborative work context.
  • 2013 Presentation on Active Learning on faculty Development Institute, Abu Dhabi University.

CHAIRPERSON AND MEMBERS OF ABU DHABI UNIVERSITY COMMITTEES

  • Chair UC international conference on “Reforms in General Education” Abu Dhabi University 2014
  • Chair University Learning Outcomes Assessment committee 2011- to date
  • Chair University College Learning Outcomes committee 2011- to date
  • Member Under graduate Council, Abu Dhabi University 2014
  • Member University College Curriculum Review committee 2013- 2014
  • Member University College General Education Program Review Committee 2013- 2014
  • October to date Member Honors Program Taskforce Committee 2013
  • Chair University College Research and Publication committee 2013- 2014